Protesters Marching Against Waste Dump

Afton, NC-Blacks and whites march together in protest against a dump for toxic wastes. Many in this rural community contend Warren County was chosen as the site because most of its citizens are black and poor. Front center is Reverend Joseph Lowery of Atlanta, GA

Date: 10/21/1982

Location: Bettmann Archives, Corbis

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