Environmental Justice


Protesters Marching Against Waste Dump

Caption: Afton, NC-Blacks and whites march together in protest against a dump for toxic wastes. Many in this rural community contend Warren County was chosen as the site because most of its citizens are black and poor. Front center is Reverend Joseph Lowery of Atlanta, GA

Date Created: 1982-10-21

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Location: Bettmann Archives, Corbis

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