Other celebrities taking part in the viral challenge include Salma Hayek, Zoe Saldana, Karla Souza, and Eva Longoria Bastón.
“As the country faces a global pandemic and grapples with persistent racial injustice, the last thing communities need is an attack on this bedrock environmental and civil rights law.”
The Trump administration is easing restrictions on air pollution. Now a study links air pollution to higher risk for death with coronavirus.
Last week the Department of Health and Human Services issued a memorandum classifying pipeline construction workers as essential, exempting them from stay-at-home orders.
Critics say the agency has abdicated its duty to act in the interests of public health.
The 605-mile natural gas pipeline would transport natural gas from West Virginia to Virginia and North Carolina, but has faced staunch opposition from environmental groups.
This North Carolina community organizer is working to give marginalized communities affected by environmental issues a platform to voice their concerns.