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Life, Breath and Toxics: Lethal Negligence of Northeast and South Los Angeles

Sunday, March 27, 2016 By Jasmin Lopez, Making Contact | Audio Segment
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From Norco, Louisiana to Flint, Michigan to Los Angeles, California -- environmental racism is real. On this edition of Making Contact, we look at polluting industries in Northeast and South L.A.

We begin with a story by Making Contact's Community Storytelling Fellow Ivan Rodriguez, followed by an interview with journalist Aura Bogado and Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis.

Featuring:

  • Ivan Maceda Rodriguez, Making Contact Community Storytelling Fellow
  • Aura Bogado, Journalist, Grist
  • Hilda Solis, Los Angeles County Supervisor
This piece was reprinted by Truthout with permission or license. It may not be reproduced in any form without permission or license from the source.

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Life, Breath and Toxics: Lethal Negligence of Northeast and South Los Angeles

Sunday, March 27, 2016 By Jasmin Lopez, Making Contact | Audio Segment
  • font size decrease font size decrease font size increase font size increase font size
  • Print

Media

From Norco, Louisiana to Flint, Michigan to Los Angeles, California -- environmental racism is real. On this edition of Making Contact, we look at polluting industries in Northeast and South L.A.

We begin with a story by Making Contact's Community Storytelling Fellow Ivan Rodriguez, followed by an interview with journalist Aura Bogado and Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis.

Featuring:

  • Ivan Maceda Rodriguez, Making Contact Community Storytelling Fellow
  • Aura Bogado, Journalist, Grist
  • Hilda Solis, Los Angeles County Supervisor
This piece was reprinted by Truthout with permission or license. It may not be reproduced in any form without permission or license from the source.

Related Stories

Environmental Racism Persists, and the EPA Is One Reason Why
By Kristen Lombardi, Talia Buford and Ronnie Greene, The Center for Public Integrity | News Analysis
Environmental Racism: A Letter From New Mexico to Flint
By Beata Tsosie-Pena, Speakout | Op-Ed