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The Americans Hit Hardest by Industrial Pollution Can't Afford It

The Americans Hit Hardest by Industrial Pollution Can't Afford It

Aaron Morrison, a reporter for the International Business Times, investigated why the working poor are often the victims of industrial pollution, environmental problems and government neglect. In his article “Beyond Flint: Poor Blacks, Latinos Endure Oversized Burden Of America’s Industrial Waste And Hazards”, he looks at the issues surrounding a contaminated site in Fair Haven, Connecticut which affects the water supply for residents. Environmentalist Lynne Bonnett discusses Fair Haven water quality, contamination in fish and raw sewage control.

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