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What Does An Environmentalist Look Like?

When you think of an environmentalist, do you picture a certain type of person? According to a new survey, most Americans think of environmentalists as white, well-educated and middle class.

But that same survey raises questions about what types of people actually care about the environment.

Rainer Romero-Canyas is a social and behavioral scientist with the Environmental Defense Fund, and he co-authored this report. The Show spoke with him more about it.

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Lauren Gilger, host of KJZZ's The Show, is an award-winning journalist whose work has impacted communities large and small, exposing injustices and giving a voice to the voiceless and marginalized.