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Hazel Johnson, fifth from right, joins other environmental activists Feb. 16, 1994, in the Oval Office of the White House as President Bill Clinton signs Executive Order 12898, which directed the EPA and federal government to identify at-risk communities and develop an environmental justice strategy. (Courtesy of People for Community Recovery)
Hazel Johnson, fifth from right, joins other environmental activists Feb. 16, 1994, in the Oval Office of the White House as President Bill Clinton signs Executive Order 12898, which directed the EPA and federal government to identify at-risk communities