Environmental Justice

Are you concerned about the toxic chemicals commonly found in cosmetics and other personal care products? Did you know that many of the most toxic products are aggressively marketed towards people of color? Do you want to help do something
Are you concerned about the toxic chemicals commonly found in cosmetics and other personal care products? Did you know that many of the most toxic products are aggressively marketed towards people of color? Do you want to help do something
Are you concerned about the toxic chemicals commonly found in cosmetics and other personal care products? Did you know that many of the most toxic products are aggressively marketed towards people of color? Do you want to help do something
  Celebrate Earth Day with Our Cecil Corbin-Mark Street Naming Ceremony   WHAT: Cecil Corbin-Mark was the Deputy Director and Director of Policy Initiatives at WE ACT for Environmental Justice when he passed away on October 15, 2020 at the
Our Homes Under Our Control campaign is urging New York State legislators and the Governor to pass legislation that will lower rent and utility bills for everyday New Yorkers, stop subsidizing the expansion of fossil fuel infrastructure, and give renters
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 4, 2020 HARLEM, NY — As Black people continue to be intimidated, threatened, and brutalized by police systems in this country, WE ACT for Environmental Justice’s Co-Founder and Executive Director Peggy Shepard and WE ACT staff have
Black Lives Matter: WE ACT Solidarity Statement
On Thursday, October 5 at 1:00 PM, we are hosting a webinar to walk through The Outdoor Pollution Is Coming From Inside The House: National Building Pollution Report we published with the Sierra Club and Physicians for Social Responsibility. Compiling national
Download and read The Outdoor Pollution Is Coming From Inside The House: National Building Pollution Report (PDF) we published with the Sierra Club and Physicians for Social Responsibility. Compiling national outdoor air pollution data from across the government and other
National Building Pollution Report
  WE ACT for Environmental Justice has a long history of working to address asthma and the disproportionate rates of asthma that environmental justice communities must endure, from publishing our Unequal Air and Care: Federal Impact on Pediatric Asthma Disparities
Asthma Policy Agenda

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