This semester (Fall 2022) DEJN is focusing on water justice. We have been tabling to raise awareness of the water crisis still happening in Jackson, Mississippi. We are planning another event focused on water justice in the coming weeks.

To donate directly to work being done on the ground, please consider the following organizations:

Mississippi Rapid Response CoalitionWater Fund Donate Link

Cooperation JacksonDonate link


To learn more about what is happening, please see the following resources.

Get the Facts – Jackson Water Crisis (from the NAACP) – linked here

News Articles on the topic:

How to Help People Affected by the Water Crisis in Jackson, Mississippi

How Mississippi’s Governor Made the Jackson Water Crisis Worse

Podcast episode from The Journal “Jackson Water Crisis is Harbinger for Other Cities”