Creating a Better Environment: A Closer Look into the Environmental Justice Movement in the United States and Omaha, Nebraska
Opening ParagraphFor years, the environment has been thought of in terms of the natural world. The environment has been kept separate from social studies and explored as a natural science. While it is true that the environment is all around us and does include the natural world, the unnatural world like houses, landfills, and garbage are a part of the environment as well. Humans impact the human-made world just as much as the natural world. Some individuals and communities have better access to a good environment while others do not. This was finally broken down and explained by the concept of environmental justice and the movement built from it.