Race, Housing, and Justice in the Wake of Winter Storm Uri

Location: UT Law School, Sheffield-Massey Room (TNH 2.111)

This roundtable discussion, the first event in our Spring 2023 Cultures of Environmental Justice colloquium and co-sponsored by Planet Texas 2050, featured local activists and organizations discussing the ongoing justice implications of Winter Storm Uri.


Shoshana Krieger, Building and Strengthening Tenant Action (BASTA)

Mayra Lopez Lucio, Climate Rights & Labor Rights Organizer

Taniquewa Brewster, Mount Carmel Tenants Association

Mose Buchele, KUTX and host of The Disconnect

João Paulo Connolly, Austin Justice Coalition

Moderator: Awais Azhar, Ph.D. Candidate, CRP, UT Austin and Leadership Team Member, Planning Our Communities


Planet Texas 2050

Event series: Sissy Farenthold Fund for Peace and Social Justice, Colloquia, Cultures of Environmental Justice