Majora Carter

Greening the ghetto

18:36 •
Filmed Jan 2006 at TED2006
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In an emotionally charged talk, MacArthur-winning activist Majora Carter details her fight for environmental justice in the South Bronx — and shows how minority neighborhoods suffer most from flawed urban policy.

Majora Carter
/ Activist for environmental justice

Majora Carter redefined the field of environmental equality, starting in the South Bronx at the turn of the century. Now she is leading the local economic development movement across the USA.  Full bio.

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