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The Racist History Behind White Environmentalism

Why the “green space” needs more diversity.

Source: US Department of the Interior. Remix by editor.

As a university student, I fill my free time (and resume) with volunteering. When I’m not studying, writing, or at work, I can be found walking the university gardens, attending Vegan Club, or exploring environmental workshops. I always feel a little uneasy entering these spaces, because— in my experience —…

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