The interconnection between systemic racism, climate change, and climate vulnerability is a crucial aspect that must be addressed within the climate movement. It is imperative that we strive to disrupt the harmful relationships that exist between these issues. It is vital to understand that achieving success in combating climate change is inseparable from the pursuit of social justice. Likewise, addressing social justice concerns is intrinsically linked to addressing the challenges posed by climate change. In essence, both causes are intertwined and must be confronted simultaneously to achieve meaningful progress.
What is climate justice?
The systems of oppression that we all live in right now are based in domination and they are all interconnected. Only by tackling the systemic violence that is embodied in capitalism, racism, sexism and others can we truly fight the climate crisis