Ingrid Waldron

Professor Waldron is Professor and HOPE Chair in Peace and Health, Global Peace and Social Justice Program in the Department of History, at McMaster University. The founder and Director of the Environmental Noxiousness, Racial Inequities Community Health Project (The ENRICH Project), she is well known as the author of There’s Something in the Water: Environmental Racism in Indigenous and Black Communities, the book behind the 2020 Netflix documentary, which she co-produced with actor Elliot Page. With MP Leonore Zann, Waldron also spearheaded the push for a National Strategy Respecting Environmental Racism and Environmental Justice (Bill C-230).