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by Julianne Hing on June 10 2010, 7:29PM
by Michelle Chen on June 9 2010, 11:42AM
How many invasions can a community take? The Indians of Pointe-au-Chien in Southern Louisiana have endured centuries of colonization and exploitation—under the French, the Americans, and now, the oil industry.
by Michelle Chen on June 8 2010, 10:59AM
While the government struggles to confront the mounting catastrophe on the Gulf Coast, a legal settlement in Texas is set to put hundreds of millions in long overdue relief funds into the hands of disaster victims. Since the 2008 hurricane…
by Jorge Rivas on May 26 2010, 5:50PM
PBS opens the suggestion box. Ideas? A ShamWow towel and Bill Nye the Science Guy.
by Jorge Rivas on May 14 2010, 2:05PM
The British Petroleum (BP) oil spill is an environmental, economic and social disaster that is affecting the livelihood and the economic stability of the entire Gulf Coast region. But the Gulf Coast’s Vietnamese fishing community face some of the…
by Julianne Hing on May 4 2010, 4:01PM
After being pressured in court, BP was forced to retract large portions of an agreement the company forced cleanup volunteers to sign. The agreement would have let the company off the hook if workers were injured.