V. P. Wright raised her voice and gesticulated, her tight blonde curls bouncing under a black fedora as she explained how environmental disasters like the Flint, Michigan, water crisis have disproportionately impacted marginalized communities.

Speaking to a group of students and environmental activists Saturday, Wright went on to explain the concept of epigenetics, how the environment can affect a person’s genetic makeup. [Read more.]

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Nancy Sarnoff | February 22, 2020