IT’S EASY TO SILO OFF all of the world’s issues these days into neat little compartments, where they never have to touch each other. But it’s also a pretty inaccurate way of looking at the world. Take environmentalism, for example: bad environmental practices can have a greater negative impact people of color and poorer people, making environmental justice a racial and class issue, too. Grist, an excellent environmental reporting website, breaks down just how this can happen in this video.

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