[PROFILE] Taking on Giants

[PROFILE] Taking on Giants

By Sherma E. Benosa It was like a modern version of the biblical story of David and Goliath, where the young boy David took on the giant Goliath—an uneven battle that saw the underdog eventually emerging victorious. In our version, Froilan Grate, regional coordinator...
New York City Environmental Justice Alliance

New York City Environmental Justice Alliance

New York City Environmental Justice Alliance: 26 Years fighting for waste equity   For over two decades, the New York City Environmental Justice Alliance (NYC-EJA) has been uniting grassroots organizations in low-income neighborhoods and communities of color...
Incinerators in trouble

Incinerators in trouble

As part of a series of projects planned to support and elevate grassgroots efforts against trash incinerators in the U.S., GAIA released a factsheet on failing incinerators, featuring five key locations. Commerce Refuse-to-Waste Facility (CREF) in Commerce, California...