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May 11, 2016 | Feature

Watching The Rails: One Community’s Quest For Safety

Faced with a deadly new threat, residents in one predominately African-American community are organizing their neighbors and allies from far and wide—building the power to take on a Fortune 500 company and complacent regulators.

May 11, 2016 | Crónica

Vigilando Los Rieles: Una Comunidad En Busca De Seguridad

Ante una nueva amenaza de vida o muerte, residentes de una comunidad afroamericana en Albany, Nueva York, se han organizado con sus vecinos y aliados para crear un frente capaz de enfrentar a una compañía del Fortune 500 y a sus complacientes reguladores.

May 2, 2016 | Article

Copping Out on Copper Mine Contamination

After decades of delay, financial assurance regulations will push polluters to clean up their toxic messes in a timely manner and encourage companies to avoid making messes in the first place.

April 28, 2016 | Article

Committing to Clean Up Their Own Messes

America’s dirtiest industrial polluters will now be legally accountable for paying for their clean-ups thanks to the EPA’s financial assurance rules.

April 20, 2016 | Article

Senate Democrats Show LEADership on Lead

Senate Democrats, led by Senator Cardin (D-MD), recently introduced legislation to combat lead contamination in water and housing infrastructure.

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