This story is such an abuse of good science and good conscience, we feel it is important to pass it on to our readers, and to comment on the story.
Oil and gas group says African American ‘genetics’ are to blame for health problems, not pollution API dismisses new pollution study with discredited racist notion.
Justice is not served using bad or skewed science; whether it is legal, human rights, social, monetary, or environmental justice.
ZMassociates takes great pride in performing human health and toxicology studies using the best available data, accepted and proven procedures, protocols, and methodology, and with a true ethical bent in all our work.
It saddens us that scientists (or science advisors, or so-called scientists), can be paid to write papers that can be misinterpreted or flat out wrong.
The API report should never have seen light of day.
Read for yourself and write a letter to the API requesting that a public apology be forth coming.
API Blog Post, by Uni Blake, November 16, 2017
NAACP Fumes Across the Fence-Line, A New Study by NAACP, Clean Air Task Force, and National Medical Association, November 14, 2017
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