Bananas! A brief history on United Fruit and Central America

Hello! My name is Erick Javier Wonderly Varela. I'm a cartoonist and illustrator based in Eugene, Oregon. I do political comics as well as food and wildlife illustrations. You can find more of my work on my instagram page, @erick__ink. Illustrated by Erick Javier Wonderly Varela Please donate to The Black American Spring Your contribution … Continue reading Bananas! A brief history on United Fruit and Central America

Dr. Robert Bullard, the “Father of Environmental Justice”

I was fortunate to sit and talk with Dr. Bullard and be witness to his presentation. I was unaware of this man before, but in meeting him, I feel inspired and fortunate. He's from 90 miles away from where my family is in Florida. I oftentimes forget what people are like down there. Obviously, this … Continue reading Dr. Robert Bullard, the “Father of Environmental Justice”