In Solidarity with BLM

The Birmingham Earth Coalition stands in solidarity with the transnational Black Lives Matter movement and the local manifestation of the movement in Greater Birmingham. With regard to this current moment, we believe that defunding the Birmingham Police Department and...

One Bite at a Time

This essay is part of #TheRisingTide4ClimateJustice’s Elephant in the Room series (link): a writing project calling out the institutions and ideas that contribute to environmental environmental injustice within the Birmingham community and across the South....

Composting Shame

This essay is part of #TheRisingTide4ClimateJustice’s Elephant in the Room series (link): a writing project calling out the institutions and ideas that contribute to environmental environmental injustice within the Birmingham community and across the South....

Roots

This essay is part of #TheRisingTide4ClimateJustice’s Elephant in the Room series (link): a writing project calling out the institutions and ideas that contribute to environmental environmental injustice within the Birmingham community and across the South. — By Chris...

Pandemic

This essay is part of #TheRisingTide4ClimateJustice’s Elephant in the Room series (link): a writing project calling out the institutions and ideas that contribute to environmental environmental injustice within the Birmingham community and across the South....

RELYING ON OLD SYSTEMS OF ABUSE WILL NOT SAVE US

This essay is part of #TheRisingTide4ClimateJustice’s Elephant in the Room series (link): a writing project calling out the institutions and ideas that contribute to environmental environmental injustice within the Birmingham community and across the South....

The Spiritual Crisis of Creation Care

This essay is part of #TheRisingTide4ClimateJustice’s Elephant in the Room series (link): a writing project calling out the institutions and ideas that contribute to environmental environmental injustice within the Birmingham community and across the South....

The Croup Kettle

This essay is part of #TheRisingTide4ClimateJustice’s Elephant in the Room series (link): a writing project calling out the institutions and ideas that contribute to environmental environmental injustice within the Birmingham community and across the South....

Earth Month 2020: A Rising Tide for Climate Justice

As the coronavirus pandemic upends life across the country, making public rallies, gatherings and protests impossible, a coalition of local residents and social justice groups are announcing the launch of a virtual Earth Month campaign. In addition to celebrating...