Environmental Justice


  • Immediate Actions To Take:
    • Join a Local Hub with Sunrise Movement
    • Call your reps to Urge Congress to Act on the Climate Change Crisis
    • Sign the petition to tell Biden to take executive action to end the era of fossil fuel production, protect communities reeling from the climate and COVID-19 crises, and #BuildBackFossilFree
    • Support activists traveling to northern Minnesota to work with Indigenous water protectors to stop the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline — Cashapp: $dcmnwaterprotector  l  Venmo: dcmnwaterprotector  
  • Educate Yourself + Keep Showing Up:
    • Start Here — 
    • Articles — 
      • A Guide to Gender Equity for Outdoorsy Dudes — Emerald LaFortune via Emerald Lens Media
      • A Quarter of Bangladesh is Flooded. Millions Have Lost Everything — Somini Sengupta and Julfikar Ali Manik via NYTimes
      • Decolonize Sustainable + Ethical Fashion — Anti-Racism Daily
      • Fight Against Pesticides in Communities of Color — Anti-Racism Daily
      • Giving Mountains Back Their Indigenous Names — Cameron Fenton via Outside
      • Hoodwinked in the HotHouse: Resist False Solutions to Climate Change — climatefalsesolutions.org
      • How Black Books Lit My Way Along the Appalachian Trail — Rahawa Haile via BuzzFeed
      • Indigenous Resistance Against Carbon — Dallas Goldtooth, Alberto Saldamando, and Kyle Gracey via Indigenous Environmental Network and Oil Change International
      • Just Transition Zine — Movement Generation
      • Oil, Water, and Steel: The Dakota Access Pipeline — Earthjustice
      • Pollution Is Killing Black Americans. This Community Fought Back. — Linda Villarosa via NYTimes 
      • Queering the Environmental Movement: Two Spirits are reclaiming their collective identity in the battle to protect Turtle Island. — Bani Amor via Earth Island Journal
      • Support the Indian Farmers’ Protest — Anti-Racism Daily
      • The Green Movement Is Talking About Racism? It's About Time. by Brentin Mock — Outside
      • The Green New Deal — Read the Bill here.
      • To Diversify Outdoors We Have To Think About Who We're Excluding — Erin Berger via Outside 
      • The Trump Administration is Reversing 100 Environmental Rules. Here's the Full List. — Nadja Popovich, Livia Albeck-Ripka and Kendra Pierre-Louis via NYTimes 
      • Think This Pandemic is Bad? We Have Another Crisis Coming — Rhiana Gunn-Wright via NYTimes 
      • This is Inequity at the Boiling Point — Somini Sengupta via NYTimes
      • Transphobia and Ecofeminism — Brittany Shoot via Bitch Media
      • White People Own 98 Percent of Rural Land. Young Black Farmers Want to Reclaim Their Share. — Tom Phillpott via MotherJones
    • Watch + Listen — 
      • Chasing Coral — Netflix
      • Cowspiracy — Netflix 
      • Dolores Huerta Talks Climate and Labor Movements with Jane Fonda — Youtube
      • Environmental Racism Video — Blavity
      • India's Green Revolution: More Harm Than Good by Vandana Shiva — Youtube
      • Let’s Be Real Episode 10: UPROSE — New Economy NYC Podcast
      • Mission Blue — Netflix 
      • Our Planet — Netflix 
      • Rotten — Netflix 
      • Story Snapshots: Living the Just Transition — Climate Justice Alliance Podcast
      • The True Cost — Free Online 

NOTE: Our focus areas are informed by community input. If there is an issue you'd like to see included or would like to share input, please email us at community@the-outrage.com with questions, comments, or concerns on our 2021 focus areas. We'd love to hear from you. 

This is an incomplete and growing list. Last updated Mar 1, 2022.