Climate change is estimated to be responsible for 400,000 deaths per year, mostly because of hunger and communicable diseases affecting children in the Global South. Using the sociology of W.E.B. Du Bois, I attempt to demonstrate how and why climate change occurs along the color line. I conclude by arguing why it is important to think about climate change as a human rights issue.
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"Climate Change and the Color Line,"
Class, Race and Corporate Power: Vol. 1
, Article 7.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.fiu.edu/classracecorporatepower/vol1/iss1/7