I admire Jerome Friar's work documenting emergence of the modern environmental justice movement near Afton (Warren County, NC). I deliberately use this exact photo in my talks on environmental justice, Indigenous rights, and the Atlantic Coast Pipeline... 1/2 https://twitter.com/WilsonLibUNC/status/1253326535290839048
Why this image? The #ACPipeline route runs near here. During the permitting process, I wrote to @FERC about the irony of fumbling their environmental justice analysis in a place that is -literally- used to teach about environmental justice. 2/2
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