In The News

Friday, May 20, 2022

She Warned the Grain Elevator Would Disrupt Sacred Black History. They Deleted Her Findings.

Pro Publica

Thursday, May 19, 2022

History or jobs? Proposed grain elevator near historic Black community causes divisions

4WWL

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Stopping Cancer Alley: Slave Descendants Suit Against $400M Grain Elevator Allowed To Proceed

Roland Martin Unfiltered

Thursday, April 28, 2022

Grain elevator: Ruling lets slave descendants suit go ahead

The Washington Post

Thursday, April 28, 2022

Amid push to block grain elevator, suit over zoning change moves forward in St. John Parish

WWNO - New Orleans Public Radio

Thursday, April 28, 2022

Grain elevator operator must face suit from residents in Louisiana’s Cancer Alley

Courthouse News Service

Thursday, April 21, 2022

Land, Health, and History: A fight for Environmental Justice and Community Legacy

The Activist Files Podcast

Thursday, April 7, 2022

In ‘groundbreaking’ decision, EPA to investigate 2 state agencies over discrimination claims

WWNO

Thursday, April 7, 2022

EPA investigates Louisiana environmental, health agencies for racial discrimination in issuing air pollution permits

NOLA.com

Thursday, March 24, 2022

Wallace community responds to grain elevator project

L'Observateur

Tuesday, March 15, 2022

A Fight for Home and A Community in Cancer Alley

Bar\Heart Podcast (ep.4)

Thursday, March 10, 2022

Millions suffering in deadly pollution ‘sacrifice zones’, warns UN expert

The Guardian

Tuesday, March 8, 2022

New grain terminal, 60 jobs planned in St. John Parish; some fear for their health, safety

Nola.com

Saturday, March 5, 2022

Zoning maps, Corps of Engineers ruling create hurdles for grain terminal

L'Observateur

Saturday, March 5, 2022

Zoning maps, Corps of Engineers ruling create hurdles for grain terminal

L'Observateur

Thursday, March 3, 2022

New industrial growth in Louisiana's 'Cancer Alley' is 'environmental racism,' UN panel says

The Advocate

Tuesday, February 22, 2022

Marathon Refinery Explosion Puts Workers, Community At Risk.

Healthy Gulf

Wednesday, February 16, 2022

SLAVERY: Reversing the vagancies of slavery through healing & restorative work.

he NUANCE podcast (ep.53)

Monday, January 24, 2022

Twin sisters want their parish to heal descendants of the enslaved. How? Through the land.

Nola.com

Monday, January 10, 2022

All Successes, No Matter How Small, Are Valuable – Jo and Joy Banner

Beat the Big Guys Podcast

Saturday, January 1, 2022

The Descendants Project awarded major grants; philanthropists & donors seek partnerships

L’Observatuer

Monday, December 6, 2021

Louisiana's only museum centering the enslaved opposes $400 million grain terminal in St. John

nola.com

Tuesday, November 9, 2021

St. John Parish group sues to overturn 1990 zoning change for Formosa Plastics

nola.com

Tuesday, November 9, 2021

Descendants Project Sues Parish To Invalidate Zoning Ordinance That Threatens Health And Safety Of Black Historic Community – OpEd

eurasiareview.com

Saturday, October 16, 2021

Is this Louisiana town right for a $400 million grain terminal? Some residents say no

nola.com

Monday, September 20, 2021

State Agency Revokes Greenfield after Community Organization's Petition

L'Observateur

Sunday, September 5, 2021

Descendants Of The Enslaved Sheltered From Ida In A Historic Plantation's Big House

NPR

Wednesday, August 25, 2021

Residents Claim Grain Elevator would Violate Parish Zoning Ordinance

L'Observateur

Friday, July 30, 2021

Activists fight plans for industry expansion in ‘Cancer Alley’

thedenverchannel.com

Wednesday, July 7, 2021

Descendants Of Slaves Say This Proposed Grain Complex Will Destroy The Community

NPR