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Environmental Justice vs Title VI

Civil Rights Title VI covers all people based on race, color and national origin. The Executive Order on Environmental Justice coves people who are low-income and minorities, which includes people who are Black (a person having origins in any of the black racial groups of Africa), Hispanic (a person of Mexican, Puerto Rican, Cuban, Central or South American, or other Spanish culture or origin, regardless of race), Asian American (a person having origins in any of the original peoples of the Far East, Southeast Asia, the Indian subcontinent, or the Pacific Islands) and American Indian and Alaskan Native (a person having origins in any of the original people of North America and who maintains cultural identification through tribal affiliation or community recognition).

Updated: 02/05/2013
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