Long Lives Memphis

Long Lives Memphis But Not the Residents: Battle for Environmental Justice by Kimberly PadillaSite Description: It all started when Echol Cole and Robert Walker, were crushed to death by a faulty truck in Memphis, Tennessee on February 11, 1968. From that day on, the...

Apache Firefighters

What Apache Firefighters can tell us about fire: A case study on fire policy, labor, and Southwest Native people from 1965-1990 by Esperanza SantosSite Description: In 1988, millions of acres burned in the Midwest. Some note this as the biggest fire since 1921. The...

Operation Rolling Blunder

Operation Rolling Blunder:Agent Orange’s Newark Legacy and the Fight to Clean Up the Ironbound by Ryan GiustSite Description: The Diamond Alkali plant, later known as Diamond Shamrock after its merger with Shamrock Oil and Gas, was located at 80-120 Lister Ave in the...