Demanding Justice in New Jersey Podcast S1 E6 - Newark Public Library

Demanding Justice in New Jersey Podcast S1 E6

Season 1 Episode 6

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What does environmental justice look like today? 

This final episode of the season is a conversation about current environmental justice efforts in the Ironbound with María López-Nuñez, the Deputy Director of Advocacy and Organizing for the Ironbound Community Corporation (ICC). María shares advice for aspiring community organizers as well. 

The ICC has been vital to developing environmental justice organizing in the neighborhood since the early 1970s. The ICC empowers individuals, families, and groups to realize their aspirations and create a just, vibrant, and sustainable community together.

To learn more about the ICC’s work, check out their website linked here: 

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