Experiences from the Frontlines
1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Experiences from the Frontline of Environmental Justice
Moderator: Dr. Tania Schusler, IES STEP Coordinator and Ashley Williams, Environmental Policy Major, Loyola University Chicago
Location: Damen MPR South
How do activists in the communities most affected by fossil fuel pollution organize for environmental justice? This panel highlights the stories and experiences of Chicago-based environmental justice organizers and policy advocates. Our panelists will share their successes, challenges, and visions for a more just and sustainable future.
View Munson's entire presentation, here.
Ashley Munson, Illinois Environmental Council
Kim Wasserman, Little Village Environmental Justice Organization