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Beverly Wright: She’s spent a lifetime sounding the alarm on environmental racism

By |March 23, 2021|

Born close to a highly polluted area along the Lower Mississippi River in Louisiana, Dr. Beverly Wright’s childhood experiences helped shape her research on the racial inequalities created by climate change.  In 1992, she founded the Deep South Center for Environmental Justice at Dillard University in New Orleans. The organization, [...]

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