The hyper-politicization of climate change tends to effect a relentless stream of attacks against the mainstream environmental movement everyday. And while most of the criticism is unwarranted, the most urgent problem is too often ignored: its glaring and inexcusable disconnect from the people affected by environmental degradation. Despite the fact that lower-income people of color are the most at risk from climate change, the movement has historically catered toward wealthy white people. This trend […]