Transformative Voices on the Ground
As advocates of Just Transition, a group of Climate Justice Alliance (CJA) members in the northeast concerned with the Transportation and Climate Initiative (TCI) and its process decided to convene fellow CJA member organizations throughout the region. The...read more
By Angela Adrar, Executive Director of the Climate Justice Alliance Framed by corruption and crisis, 2018 was a year that felt like walking through a long dark tunnel. Fascism, white nationalism, and family separations are on the rise. Yet, 2018 was also a year where...read more
By Angela Adrar, Executive Director of the Climate Justice Alliance Solidarity is not a passive act. It’s an intentional practice and a powerful strategy for our collective liberation. Climate Justice Alliance (CJA) Just Transition Regional Hubs (Regional Hubs) are...read more
By Angela Adrar, Executive Director of the Climate Justice Alliance The first step towards any winning campaign is to define what victory looks like and to boldly dream of what does not exist—yet. The earliest days of Climate Justice Alliance (CJA) held the seeds of...read more
By the East Michigan Environmental Action Council (EMEAC), CJA member Last weekend, East Michigan Environmental Action Council (EMEAC) and the Climate Justice Alliance (CJA) gathered over 80 folks for a historic gathering to assemble and train fellow black...read more
By Angela Adrar, Executive Director of the Climate Justice Alliance Photo: North Carolina Climate Justice Summit, 2014 The power of the Climate Justice Alliance has always been our members and our desire to consult, envision creative solutions, and take action...read more
While it is generally accepted within environmental and social justice circles that those of us on the frontlines of the climate crisis are impacted first and worst because of racism and poverty, we often don’t consider how the whitewashing of the...read more
Photo "Ato 'Mulheres contra Bolsonaro'" by Renato Gizzi, licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 Jair Bolsonaro's win of the presidential vote in Brazil on September 28, 2018 is devastating, given his previous comments supporting torture and calling for political opponents to...read more
Brown Can’t Be a Climate Leader While Discounting the Poor and Communities of Color by Pennie Opal Plant
Climate change poses a serious threat to humanity’s survival and all living creatures that we share the planet with. While it may be that California achieved its self-imposed greenhouse gas emission goals ahead of 2020, this does not signify that we are on track to...read more
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