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Ean Thomas Tafoya

Ean Thomas Tafoya

Ean Thomas Tafoya is the Colorado state director for GreenLatinos. He is a candidate for Denver mayor.

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A step forward for environmental justice in Colorado

By: - July 21, 2022

This week — July 16-24 — is recognized locally and nationally as Latino Conservation Week. A tour of the state earlier this year exposed me to challenges faced by Latino families and individuals. Water quality is a major concern. Earlier this summer, the Environmental Protection Agency issued warnings about toxic PFAS. There are several chemicals […]

COMMENTARY

A new day for climate action in Colorado and the U.S.

By: - March 20, 2021

Here in Colorado and across the United States, a new day for climate action is finally here. With President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris, we have an administration that not only believes in the power of government to help people, but one that understands science matters when developing public health protections and recognizes […]