De Anza College Civil Rights and Environmental Justice Paper
Did you notice in A Fierce Green Fire that the community of Love Canal (Links to an external site.) was not treated the same as the community of Warren County (Links to an external site.)? The community of Love Canal held the United States Environmental Protection Agency representatives (federal employees) hostage in their homes and there was no police recourse. Meanwhile in Warren County…well you watched the movie (and if you didn’t go ahead and do it now). It wasn’t pretty.