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Two environmentalists talk about the breadth of the environmental movement.
Love Canal residents rallied to protect their children from an underground waste site.
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Environmental justice is a movement to fight environmental racism.
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A web exclusive video on Indian and Kenyan women in the environmental movement.
Alice Walker describes the act of creation as bliss.
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