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Harris in Iowa

.⁦@KamalaHarris⁩ is at a house party in Clinton, Iowa. She says “justice is on the ballot,” first alluding President Trump. But justice is on the ballot in other ways too, she says, for issues like climate, student loan debt and income inequality.

Twitter

Here's What the Presidential Candidates Are Saying About Climate Justice

The fight to solve the climate crisis must be rooted in racial and economic justice to ensure that the needs of the communities most impacted are at the center of our solutions. That’s why we’re pushing the presidential candidates to purse just, equitable solutions to the climate crisis. Encouragingly, among the Democratic presidential candidates who … Continue reading "https://www.lcv.org/article/presidential-candidates-climate-justice/"

League of Conservation Voters

How 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls want to help communities vulnerable to climate change

Some communities are more vulnerable to climate change than others. Some communities depend on fossil fuel industries more than others. What will you do to ensure that vulnerable communities are protected during the transition to clean energy?

Vox

Fighting for Justice as we Combat the Climate Crisis

Our crisis of environmental injustice is the result of decades of discrimination and environmental racism compounding in communities that have been overlooked for too long. It is the result of multiple choices that put corporate profits before people, while our government looked the other way. It is unacceptable, and it must change.

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