Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Majora Carter (GSAS '97) Sustainable South Bronx Founder

Sustainable South Bronx founder Majora Carter (GSAS '97) is among EBONY magazine's list of the 150 most influential African-Americans.

Sustainable South Bronx is a community organization "dedicated to environmental justice through innovative, economically sustainable projects and has worked tirelessly in pursuit of resources and ideas to move under-performing communities into healthy and productive economic condition."

In an emotionally charged talk, MacArthur-winning activist Majora Carter details her fight for environmental justice in the South Bronx -- and shows how minority neighborhood suffer most from flawed urban policy. Click below to watch.

For more information on Majora Carter and Sustainable South Bronx click here.

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