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Monika Shankar joined PSR-LA in March 2013, bringing with her over 10 years of professional programmatic and research experiences cultivated in both the nonprofit, academic and private sector. In her current role as Health & Environment Associate, she directs programs focusing on climate change and healthy land use by mobilizing and engaging health professionals, community groups and advocates in policy advocacy.

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Land Use in South L.A.: A Legacy of Environmental Crime

The health and environmental challenges faced by South L.A. communities is tied to the history of 20th century race-based urban planning policies.
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