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Rachel Ramirez

Rachel Ramirez is an independent journalist covering race, environmental justice, and energy. She was born and raised in the Northern Mariana Islands, a U.S. territory just north of Guam, but is now based in New York City. You can find her work published in Vox, HuffPost, Grist, The Guardian, Rolling Stone, Mother Jones, and more. 

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Power & Health

‘The Fight Against Fossil Fuel Infrastructure is the Fight for Healthy Communities’

While fighting their own respiratory health battles, environmental justice advocates are organizing communities to hold the mammoth oil and gas industry accountable for its impact on Southern California's most vulnerable populations.
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