Families say city has not made them aware water is back on, after thousands of homes were shut off under widely criticized debt-collection plan
Scientist Sacoby Wilson has long focused on health issues related to environmental injustice. In an e360 interview, he discusses how social and environmental inequality have contributed to the outsized impact of COVID-19.
The spread of COVID-19 into communities long suffering from environmental inequities could spell disaster for local residents, like in Louisville, Kentucky.
Even as Great Lakes cities cope with economic turbulence, climate change brings new challenges and opportunities.
Polluted neighbourhoods in cities such as Los Angeles, Houston, Newark, Detroit, and the Navajo Nation are among the country's worst virus hot-spots, a Guardian analysis found.
The panel borne out of Flint water crisis hopes to stop a new public-health disaster.
A new ordinance is aiming to address "gaps and failures" in the controls for companies operating along the Detroit River after a dock collapsed in November at an unlicensed site, sending potential harmful contaminants into the waterway.
State Rep. Isaac Robinson wants to stop what he calls environmental injustice by demanding an investigation into potentially contaminated sites and abandoned property near the Detroit and Hamtramck border.
This is the first in a series of stories exploring environmental racism in Michigan. Carmen Garrison avoids the outdoors because she's certain the air is poisoning her.
This is the first in a series of stories exploring environmental racism in Michigan.
Groundwater and soil samples were taken from a contaminated industrial site in Madison Heights on Friday by the U.S. Environmental Agency.
Our current crisis reaffirms the importance of weighing the health benefits of eating fish against chemical exposure risks.
Two communities — one in Canada, one in the U.S. — share both a border along the St. Marys River and a toxic legacy that has contributed to high rates of cancer. Now the towns are banding together to fight a ferrochrome plant.