Environmental Justice Now!
San Francisco Bay Area
19 Jul 2009 06:09 GMT
A march and rally was held in Kettleman City on Saturday, July 18 to protest a cluster of birth defects which participants say is probably connected to pesticide used on nearby farms or a toxic dump site located just outside of town. Five children out of twenty, born in Kettleman City in the last 18 months, had birth defects. Three of them died.
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