Air Pollution And The “I Can’t Breathe” Movement

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 20 Sep 2020 03:14:41 +0000

“I can’t breathe” is foremost the cry of suffering and dying Black people who have been killed by police, and the rallying call of a movement to bring systematic change in criminal justice. Rightfully so — securing African American communities from police violence is vital, and the movement has extraordinary momentum and is scoring major successes. But, for environmentalists, “I can’t breathe” has a deep resonance, too

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Bulls & Bears: Athletes stop games to put social injustice in spotlight

Credit to Author: Gord Kurenoff| Date: Fri, 28 Aug 2020 20:56:47 +0000

Bulls of the Week Nothing has defined this week more than athlete activism and the power of sport as a communications platform. The NBA and WNBA — the most socially activist leagues in the world — tipped things off with player strikes in Florida. Major League Baseball and Major League Soccer chipped in and so […]

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