Louisiana marchers demand justice for region grappling with pollution

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/may/30/toxic-america-louisiana-residents-march-against-polluting-plant

Five-day marathon to state capitol leaves Reserve, where chemical factory presents greatest risk of cancer to surrounding community

Demonstrators in Louisiana stepped off on a five-day march on Thursday, demanding environmental justice for a region besieged by toxic pollution from chemical plants.

The protest began just a few hundred feet from a factory in Reserve, Louisiana, that presents the greatest risk of cancer to the surrounding community of any in the nation, according to government data.

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Original Title: Louisiana marchers demand justice for region grappling with pollution
Full Text of the Original Article: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/may/30/toxic-america-louisiana-residents-march-against-polluting-plant