Running a Homeless Complex isn’t Easy

ACORN International Amazon Human Rights India

            Delhi      Surveying ACORN/Janaphal’s work in Delhi, we had a cycle of meetings scheduled with leaders of the community organization near the office, organizers on the Amazon project, and leaders from the Delhi branch of the Hawkers’ Joint Action Committee.  We also were going to visit one of the shelters we have run for …

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Environmental Racism and Black Property Loss are Twins

Environment Human Rights Poverty Race

            Pearl River      One public health research report after another has nailed the facts that minority and lower income populations life expectancy is diminished by environmental pollution.  Harvard’s School of Public Health says that the new tighter air pollution standards proposed by the EPA could “reduce mortality rates by up to 7 percent for Black …

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