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Old 03-06-2015, 12:53 PM
 
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Why would you want the pollution to ruin your scenery?
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Old 03-06-2015, 09:43 PM
 
Location: Macao
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I imagine Africa would be just as bad.Environmental issues are not a first priority when money is being made by new industry with jobs and a growing economy
True. I've seen some pretty interesting documentaries and stories about how some of West Africa are basically being dumping grounds for European garbage and European undesirables. They basically arrive there, as the gov't gets money to use their land as a dumping ground. Several of many youtube clips on it:


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WN8Jnt3NYgc


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kTWwsDAl4jE


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pc1osJfIBUs
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Old 03-08-2015, 08:12 PM
 
Location: Atlanta ,GA
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True. I've seen some pretty interesting documentaries and stories about how some of West Africa are basically being dumping grounds for European garbage and European undesirables. They basically arrive there, as the gov't gets money to use their land as a dumping ground. Several of many youtube clips on it:


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WN8Jnt3NYgc


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kTWwsDAl4jE


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pc1osJfIBUs
Im aware of this but I cant watch these videos.It would just make me mad and its not enlightening me on anything new.
Its just makes me mad and hopeless.

Even in America when it does happen its aways in a poor communities that gets taken advantage of when it comes to making sure these environmental issues get a blind eye until someone is loud enough.
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