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The Debate What Can Trump Do to Foster Environmental Justice?

The Debate What Can Trump Do to Foster Environmental Justice?

Author: 

Maite Arce - Hispanic Access Foundation, Lisa Garcia - Earthjustice, Sharon Lerner - The Intercept, Vernice Miller-Travis - SKEO Solutons Inc., Suzi Ruhl - Environmental Protection Agency, Benjamin Wilson - Beveridge & Diamond, P.C.

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34

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6

HEADNOTE ❧ We asked a panel of experts, and then the hurricanes hit, exposing the vulnerability of poor and minority populations in Texas, Florida, the Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico. Is there a greater role for the executive branch to play to ensure environmental equity in what has been called the civil rights issue of the 21st century?