Triumph for Pipeline Protests

‘Triumph for Environmental Justice’ as Pipeline Plans Cancelled

Here is some great news on the environmental justice front.

“We’ve shown them that we aren’t the path of least resistance,” said a local organizer. “We are the path of resilience.”

Community activists in Memphis, Tennessee and northwest Mississippi celebrated a grassroots victory on Saturday after two oil companies canceled plans to build a pipeline that would have run through wetlands and several low-income, majority-Black neighborhoods.

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