NCEJN Blog

Here you can explore articles and stories that we are telling from the front-lines of climate change.

June Quarterly Meeting

Join us for NCEJN’s second Quarterly Meeting of 2019! BE SURE TO RSVP.

We’ll be discussing Environmental Justice issue updates in North Carolina and learning from impacted communities. Attend to learn more and find out how you can get involved!

Continental breakfast & lunch will be served.

Constitutional Challenge to 711 & 467

NC Environmental Justice Network, Rural Empowerment Association for Community Help (REACH), Waterkeepers Alliance, and Winyah Rivers Alliance have filed a constitutional challenge to state laws limiting nuisance suits against industrial hog operations, contending...

Webinar: Bio(gas) Hazards: Dirty Air, Factory Farms and Climate

Join us for an important webinar about why manure-to-energy is a false solution. We’ll look at the flawed economic reasoning behind it, learn about the harms to communities on the front lines of this buildout, and talk about real energy solutions to address the climate crisis. Be sure to RSVP!

Juliana v. United States: Fossil fuel

On Sunday, March 3, 60 Minutes aired a report about an attorney that filed a lawsuit in 2015 on behalf of a group of 21 children from across the country who want the courts to block the US government from continuing its support of fossil fuels. The case, Juliana vs....