‘Increasing visibility is a must’: New digital archive shows Dallas’ history of environmental racism

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Story by story, Dallas residents can now scroll through the county’s long list of environmental injustice fights that dateback to the 1920s.

The new digital tool, ‘Dallas Environmental Injustice Archive’ was developed by Paul Quinn College and the advocacy group Downwinders At Risk. It’s the first part of a year-long partnership with the Clinton Global Initiative University, a program designed to develop leaders around the word. The groups will record and share oral histories from Dallas residents who have been impacted by environmental injustices.

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