"I can tell you from first-hand experience that living in a toxic environment, with little hope of getting out, is a family's worst nightmare," writes environmental activist Lois Gibbs.
An Arkansas state representative is seeking to expunge books he doesn't like from public school curricula.
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Josh Hilgart is a political activist and author. He now attends law school in his home state of Michigan, after serving for over a decade as a political communications expert in Washington, DC.