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January 7, 2018
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February 4, 2018
SEASON 01 // EPISODE 04
THE CANAL

The Love Canal Environmental Disaster

Once envisioned as a model community, the neighborhood of Love Canal in Niagra Falls, New York, became the victim of a massive, man-made environmental disaster.

Prelude: James Denney, a Missouri farmer, makes a deal for a local chemical company to bury its waste on his property.


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Graham Bole - Soylent Green
Xenojam - Chthonic
Xenojam - Towards Death
Xenojam - Abduction
Sea of Aland - These Green and Pleasant Lands
Deathbird Stories - Eidolons
Chris Zabriskie - Wonder Cycle


SOURCES

http://www.nytimes.com/1984/02/01/us/us-wins-suit-on-cleanup-of-dioxin.html
https://www.upi.com/Archives/1983/10/03/Dioxin-trial-against-NEPCO-begins/1792434001600/
http://articles.chicagotribune.com/1985-01-13/news/8501030274_1_dioxin-tainted-soil-incinerator-silver-dollar-city
http://www.npr.org/2017/10/06/556041266/epas-scott-pruitt-vows-to-speed-toxic-superfund-site-cleanup
http://www.nytimes.com/1988/09/28/nyregion/axelrod-says-220-love-canal-families-can-return.html
https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/1979/12/love-canal-and-the-poisoning-of-america/376297/
http://www.justice.gov/opa/pr/Pre_96/December95/638.txt.html
http://www.politico.com/story/2014/08/carter-declares-love-canal-toxic-dump-a-health-emergency-aug-7-1978-109766
https://www.geneseo.edu/history/love_canal_history
http://buffalonews.com/2014/02/14/15-new-lawsuits-filed-over-love-canal-work/
http://library.buffalo.edu/specialcollections/lovecanal/about/chronology.php
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Superfund
http://www.niagara-gazette.com/news/local_news/headline-no-love-canal-timeline/article_a049cccd-77a1-5692-a824-706a200b927f.html
https://archive.epa.gov/epa/aboutepa/love-canal-tragedy.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Love_Canal


ADDITIONAL READING
Once envisioned as a model community, the neighborhood of Love Canal in Niagra Falls, New York, became the victim of a massive, man-made environmental disaster.