Local NAACP approves environmental vote

Local NAACP approves environmental vote

  The Windham-Willimantic NAACP voted unanimously recently to pass a resolution proposed by the Environmental Justice Committee calling for development and construction of clean, renewable energy sources throughout the state as a top priority over the next...
Will racism fade away when old bigots die?

Will racism fade away when old bigots die?

The question that lingers in the back of America’s collective mind for sixty years has been, “Will racism fade away when old bigots die?” NPR decided to ask this question in their December 2016 callout.  Among the one hundred plus responders, a...
Speaker Event – Environmental Injustice: Imminent Threat

Speaker Event – Environmental Injustice: Imminent Threat

Register Now! The NAACP environmental justice committee is delighted to present our guest speakers Jacqui Patterson, National NAACP Environmental Justice Program Senior Director and Sharon Lewis, Director of Conn. Coalition for Environmental Justice. Ms. Patterson and...