Ruth Ann Norton speaks out for a major investment to educate students and to train and hire community members to remove lead paint hazards and renovate
neighborhoods. Norton was speaking at the Maryland Environmental Health Network about environmental health issues in Freddie Gray’s neighborhood.
Interviews with Destiny Watford, graduate of Benjamin Frankin High School, Charles Graham, student at Benjamin Franklin High School and Mike Ewall, Director of Energy Justice Network at the protest march against the planned Energy Answers Incinerator on a site one mile from the High School. Students said that the plant would add pollution to their industrial neighborhood which is already one of the most polluted areas in the country.