Why housing security is key to environmental justice

Housing is crucial for good health, but it's not just what's inside the home that matters.

Since 2018, I can often be found at our local community center—listening, learning, sharing, and strategizing around the table with community members on ways to push the city for more affordable housing and prevent the displacement of neighborhood residents.

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¿Por qué la seguridad de la vivienda es clave para la justicia ambiental?

Desde 2018, a menudo se me puede encontrar en nuestro centro comunitario local, escuchando, aprendiendo, compartiendo y elaborando estrategias en torno a la mesa con miembros de la comunidad sobre formas de impulsar la ciudad para obtener viviendas más asequibles y evitar el desplazamiento de los residentes del vecindario.

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Pete Myers: Our failure on fertility

'Count Down,' by Dr. Shanna Swan, lays out how poorly regulated chemicals leach out of consumer products and escape from agricultural and industrial uses to drive sperm counts down.

WATCH: Fertility crisis leaves little time for solutions

Worldwide, sperm counts in men have declined 50 percent in 50 years, with no sign of easing soon.

LISTEN: A conversation about infertility with Shanna Swan

'We have to get these [harmful chemicals] out of our lives and out of our bodies quickly so we can begin to make the journey toward reproductive health.'

How to shop for cleaning products - while avoiding toxics

A simple, 4-step guide to decoding all that packaging.

Use of disinfectants has soared, sparking new examination of ingredients

Regulators are considering whether disinfectant ingredients called quats are safe and effective in light of increased use during the COVID-19 pandemic.

10 tips for cleaner grocery shopping

Picking ingredients for a better lifestyle.

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