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JMC MLK Day Reading Group: Environmental Racism

Monday, January 21, 2019 1:30 pm

Location: S319L South Case Hall

As part of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Celebration, JMC Professors Sharlissa Moore, Mark Axelrod, Daniel Ahlquist, and Dan Kramer will be hosting a reading and disccsion group on the topic of environmental racism. In preparation for the discussion group, participants should listen to "Environmental Racism: It's a Thing" from the For the Movement podcast, as well as read "Environmentalism Was Once a Social-Justice Movement: It can be again" (Joe Purdy, The Atlantic).

Please follow the links below to find the podcast from For the Movement and reading from The Atlantic

"Environmental Racism: It's a Thing" For the Movement Podcast

"Environmentalism Was Once a Social-Justice Movement: It can be again" - The Atlantic

Pizza and desserts will be provided for those in attendace. 

For a full list of MSU events on MLK Day, please visit the website below.