Exxon Valdez—20 Years Later


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spacer Riki Ott speaks with Amy Goodman of Democracy Now!

20 years after the Exxon Valdez oil spill, Alaskan coastline remains contaminated, and residents still struggle for justice

Riki Ott tells the story of the Exxon Valdez and the impacts of the oil spill on the ecosystem and the fishing communities along Alaskan coastlines. She is a community activist, marine toxicologist, former commercial salmon fishermaam and author of two books on the spill. Her latest is Not One Drop: Betrayal and Courage in the Wake of the Exxon Valdez Spill.

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