When the Tap Runs Brown: One LA Community’s Fight for Water Equity


One billion people do not have access to clean water or the privilege to purchase a filtration system to feed their reusable water bottles — this is water equity. Our guests or this episode of EcoJustice Radio are fighting for water equity in the Los Angeles County areas of Compton and Willowbrook, where the taps are running brown and bottled water has become a way of life.

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Host: Jessica Aldridge from SoCal 350 and Adventures in Waste.
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Angel Jennings, LA Times Reporter
Darik McGhee, 49-year-resident of Compton and community activist. Congresswoman Nanette Barragán, CA-44

Interview by Jessica Aldridge from SoCal 350 and Adventures in Waste
Host and Engineer: JP Morris
Executive Producer: Mark Morris
Music: Javier Kadry
Episode 17

Updated 28 May 2020

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