16 Apr '11, 12pm

Power Shift 2011: Rebuilding the gulf from the BP oilpocalypse

The diverse contingent from the Gulf Coast includes BP oil spill clean-up workers, injured chemical workers from Texas, Vietnamese youth from the fishing community in Biloxi, MS, historic African American communities that have faced environmental justice issues from years, college students from Tulane, Louisiana State University, Grambling, and more. Two of the people attending Power Shift have just completed walking 1,243 miles to DC from New Orleans to draw attention to the plight of the Gulf Coast.

Full article: http://climateprogress.org/2011/04/16/power-shift-rebuild...

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