Sierra Club: Pollution 'human rights abuse' to poor, minorities in metro Detroit

Apr 4, 2013 Full story: Detroit Free Press

The City of Detroit Wastewater Treatment Plant at 9300 W. Jefferson, Monday, June 30, 2008.

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Pete

Livonia, MI

#1 Apr 4, 2013
It was in the news again today. Air quality may well be a problem. What was funny though was today's interview with a young family in sight of the plant. The interview took place in the driveway. Everybody is standing around in a cloud of charcoal smoke from the barbeque they are using. Visibility was about four feet. The mother states, "I don't know what they're doing over there but we are always coughing and we want to know why."
Lisa

Salem, AR

#2 Apr 29, 2013
FK the Sierra Club.
mike

Akron, OH

#3 Apr 29, 2013
not to mention that poor people have never shown any incentive to clean up their own trash in the hood.
Sam I Am

Salem, AR

#4 Apr 30, 2013
mike wrote:
not to mention that poor people have never shown any incentive to clean up their own trash in the hood.
They are way to busy drinking beer taking drugs and killing each other on the tax payers dime. Killing each other not a problem.

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