August 29, 2014

EPA Chief: Global Warming About Justice For Black People

[From article]
The Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed global warming regulations aren’t just about stemming global temperature rises — according to agency’s chief, they are also about “justice” for “communities of color.”
“Carbon pollution standards are an issue of justice,” said EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy in a teleconference call with environmental activists. “If we want to protect communities of color, we need to protect them from climate change.”

EPA Chief: CO2 Regulations Are About ‘Justice’ For ‘Communities Of Color’
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Michael Bastasch

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