Michigan residents decry environmental injustice at Detroit congressional hearing

Emma Lockridge, a lifelong Southwest Detroit resident and cancer survivor, has endured the awful stench of environmental pollution for decades.  “We grew up coughing,” the climate and environmental justice organizer for Michigan United told a congressional field hearing audience on Monday.  She was speaking about her upbringing near the Marathon Petroleum refinery that she called … Continue reading Michigan residents decry environmental injustice at Detroit congressional hearing