November 16, 2012
BP Settlement Leaves Many Unsettled
Chris Kirkham, Huffington Post
As millions of gallons of oil gushed out of BP's runaway well two years ago, Dean Blanchard's normally bustling shrimp dock in Grand Isle, La., was transformed into an oil cleanup depot. His business ground to a halt. Instead of unloading freshly caught shrimp from the marshes, he watched workers in white HAZMAT suits rescue pelicans coated in brown sludge.
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