WE ACT Responds to New York State Governor Kathy Hochul’s 2022 State-of-the-State Address

In her first State-of-the-State address, New York State Governor Kathy Hochul demonstrated a commitment to the environment and fighting climate change. Continue Reading →

Raya Salter Joins Harlem’s WE ACT’s Justice40 Team

Today WE ACT for Environmental Justice (WE ACT) announced that Raya Salter has joined the organization as Senior Advisor for its Justice40 Initiative. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s WE-ACT President Peggy Shepard Awarded With The National Order Of Merit By France

Peggy Shepard began her journalistic career as the first African-American field reporter at the Indianapolis News. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s WE ACT Mourns The Loss Of Board Member Phillip Morrow

The WE ACT community mourns the loss of Phillip Morrow, who passed away on Saturday, September 25th, 2021. Continue Reading →

Avoid All Talcum Powder, Buy Cornstarch Powders Instead, Reports Harlem’s WE ACT

WE ACT  wanted to follow up last week’s alert to call out Johnson & Johnson baby powder: Continue Reading →

What NYC Can Do In Response To The IPCC “Code Red” Report

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), a body tasked by the United Nations (UN) with providing a comprehensive assessment of the current science on climate change released the  Working Group I report

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New Yorkers To Create An Accountability To Framework On Environmental Justice Issues

Mayor Bill de Blasio and the NYC Environmental Justice Advisory Board today announced the commencement of a public comment period from August 5th to September 5th, 2021. Continue Reading →

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