"If New Orleans is being held up as a model for the schools in your community, I have some advice for you. Fight harder than you’ve ever fought to make sure that this doesn’t happen to you."
- Ashana Bigard, parent advocate
EPA’s decision to lift the ban on BP tells the families of the dead oil rig workers and our Gulf communities that our lives don’t matter.
— Monique Harden, Co-director of Advocates for Environmental Human Rights, New Orleans, LA