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Entries by Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins from 04/2010

Earth Day on Every Block

| Posted 04.06.2010 | Green

Co-authored with Reverend Lennox Yearwood, Jr, Hip Hop Caucus On April 22, 1970, the world recognized the first Earth Day. That same year, Hip Hop w...

Remembering Dr. Dorothy Height

| Posted 04.20.2010 | Politics

This morning the world lost an unwavering champion of justice and freedom, when "the godmother of the Civil Rights Movement" passed away at the age of 98.

This Earth Day, it's about Hip Hop and Hard Hats

| Posted 04.22.2010 | Green

On April 22nd, 1970, twenty million Americans took action for the first Earth Day, marking the unofficial birth of the modern environmental movement. ...

Sacrificing safety

| Posted 04.30.2010 | Green

The recent disasters in West Virginia and the Gulf Coast make one thing shockingly clear: the cost of dirty energy is too high for America's workers. ...