OreOluwa Badaki

climate change fiction

Climate storytelling: Creativity and imagination in the face of bleak realities

Working with youth writers on a climate-fiction screenplay has opened my eyes to the power of the arts in confronting environmental crises.

"There is nothing new under the sun, but there are new suns."

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Navajo children

Youth activism alone cannot save us: A case for intergenerational environmental coalitions

"Young people are recognizing that the issues that we're inheriting are ours now. Like, the inheritance process just got significantly shorter because of COVID."

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El activismo juvenil por sí solo no puede salvarnos: un caso para las coaliciones ambientales intergeneracionales

El activismo juvenil por sí solo no puede salvarnos: un caso para las coaliciones ambientales intergeneracionales

"Los jóvenes están reconociendo que los problemas que heredamos son nuestros ahora. Por ejemplo, el proceso de la trasmisión hereditaria se ha vuelto significativamente más corto debido a COVID ".

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environmental justice

Op-Ed: Black gold and the color line

How historical racist redlining practices are linked to higher exposures to oil and gas wells.

Words of wisdom from three leaders in the environmental health and justice field

Words of wisdom from three leaders in the environmental health and justice field

A Q&A with Black and Latina researchers about health equity research and career advice for early career scientists.

Our mothers' gifts: Readers respond

Our mothers' gifts: Readers respond

We asked you to share one "big lesson" from your mother. And you responded

Lake Mead

Dykstra: A corpse in a barrel in a drying reservoir

And other climate change tales for our age

PFAS Testing

Investigation: PFAS on our shelves and in our bodies

Testing finds concerning chemicals in everything from sports bras to ketchup, including in brands labeled PFAS-free.

Gifts from our mothers

Gifts from our mothers

What's one "big gift" your mother gave you? We want your story

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