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The little girl just wasn’t herself. Her mom, Jacqueline Thomas, knew something was seriously... more »
posted 07/19/16

Barbara Laker 's Work

Breakneck construction in Philadelphia has unearthed a toxic legacy, coating playgrounds and backyards with dangerous levels of lead dust.
In Philadelphia, thousands of children are newly poisoned by lead year after year — at a far higher rate than those in Flint, Michigan.