Going to try to get caught up here... appreciate your patience. Here's a fascinating article from Altenet on the story of little Diamond, Louisiana, and it's struggle for environmental justice against Shell Oil. A little bit Erin Brockovich with a Louisiana twist and a bit of an ambiguous ending. Writer Ruth Rosen uses the story itself to also comment on the environmental justice movement's lack of stature within the larger environmental/sustainability movement.
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