Backyard CAFOs by Joe Mohr

Backyard CAFOs by Joe Mohr

We are proud to add Joe Mohr’s work to EarthDesk. He is a talented and committed environmental and political cartoonist, and an excellent illustrator, designer and writer.  He is the creator of the Hank D and the Bee comic and is a cartoonist for Yes! magazine,...

CAFOs and Environmental Justice: The Case of North Carolina

References and Notes 1. Wing S. Social responsibility and research ethics in community-driven studies of industrialized hog production. Environ Health Perspect 110(5):437–444 (2002); http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1240831/. 2. Zublena JP, et al. Soil...

CAFOs and Environmental Justice: The Case of North Carolina

What Is Environmental Justice? By Wendee Nicole Environmental justice refers to both a social movement and a field of scientific research. As a movement, it is a marriage of civil rights and environmentalism, emerging in 1982 when black citizens lay down on the road...