Environmental Justice on You Tube
Environmental racism meets MTV. Or at least when they used
to play music videos. IT could happen to you.
This video is a class project for clinical community psychology Psy.D. students at the University of La Verne, CA. Our assignment was to create an advocacy video that would promote social justice. The cause we chose was environmental racism. Our intent was to create a humorous video that would gain viewers but not undermine the seriousness of environmental racism. We believe that individuals need to be aware that an issue exists before they can participate in advocacy and social change.
A multimedia presentation by Darius Scott
detailing the woes of environmental racism as they exist in the city of
This video addresses environmental justice and environmental
racism issues in
"Fruit of the Orchard | Environmental Justice in East Texas" The book is an extended photographic essay by Tammy Cromer-Campbell, photographed with a Holga camera, on a small African-American community in Texas-- their struggles, some deaths, and ultimate triumph, with a toxic waste facility. The book contains essays by noted activists and distinguished scholars including Phyllis Glazer, Roy Flukinger, Eugene Hargrove, and the late Dr. Marvin Legator.