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The Black Belt Citizens Fight for Clean Air and Water in Uniontown

Discussion in 'Geography' started by AndrewvanZyl, Sep 5, 2017.

  1. AndrewvanZyl

    AndrewvanZyl Occasional commenter



    Published on Aug 3, 2017
    What happens when the local, state, and federal government turn the other way? Uniontown, a rural, predominantly black town in the middle of the Black Belt, has been dealing with contamination for years and no one has done anything about it. From coal ash, to improper sewage waste, to a stinky cheese plant, these residents are coming together to fight back for their right to clean air and water.
     

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