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The Forgotten Black Fishermen in the Gulf Oil Spill

The news coverage of the Gulf oil spill might lead you to think black fishers did not exist or were not affected.  That is not true, although they are a dwindling breed. Correspondent Brentin Mock and photographer Shawn Escoffery ferreted them out and listened to their stories. Black Gulf Fishers Face a Murky Future By: […]readmore