tag | environmental justice


As Biden administration aims to unwind Trump rollbacks, here’s a look at what to expect

StateImpact Pennsylvania’s Susan Phillips talks about what to look for from the Biden administration when it comes to attempts to undo Trump administration environmental regulations.

By Staff

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WITF’s ‘Toward Racial Justice’ panel links environmental justice with health, human rights and self-determination

“The toxins that are being released in the air are affecting our families, are affecting our children, and that’s leading to our healthcare issues. It’s affecting our employment. It’s all interconnected,” one panelist said.

By Rachel McDevitt


Climate change, structural racism pose double threat to Black parents. Birth workers can help

Studies show air pollution, heat associated with low birth weight, preterm birth, stillbirth
By Donna McDermott

Company buying bankrupt Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery promises 18,000 jobs in next 10 years

“It’s projects like this, I believe, that will help jump-start our economy."
By Catalina Jaramillo

Delaware Co. DA takes lead on busting polluters

Jack Stollsteimer proves the adage that elections have consequences
By Joseph Darius Jaafari

Tavern games not popular with taverns

By Scott LaMar