Chemical Valley

This photo depicts an industrial zone in close proximity of an indigenous communities. There are children in the picture that are wearing masks in order to protect themselves from the devastating pollution caused by the factories on the horizon. This relates directly to the text "Indigenous People of North America: Environmental Exposures and Reproductive Justice" due to it encompassing the devastating effects on the indigenous communities by pollution caused by other communities in their proximity, which is the cause to the multiple health hazards that indigenous communities are victim to. Did you know that many indigenous communities are victim to multiple health hazards, such as higher risk of diabetes, lower life expectancy and many more?

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