This video from the PBS Newshour, In Louisiana, Rising Seas Threaten Native Americans’ Land, highlights the ways that disadvantaged populations suffer from climate change. This is a solid example of the connection between social justice issues and climate.
SUMMARY: Native Americans’ tribal lands along the Louisiana coast are washing away as sea levels rise and marshes sink. Part of our Coping with Climate Change series, Hari Sreenivasan reports from Isle de Jean Charles, a community that is slowly disappearing into the sea.
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