Tag: BlackBelt Poverty

EPA Grant To University Of Alabama Team Assists In Understanding Wastewater Issues In Rural Alabama

Post from the University of Alabama’s website Researchers from the University of Alabama are shedding light on the issue of raw sewage draining into waterways of the state’s Black Belt region, a problem garnering international attention. […]

Sunday Discussion: The Story Of American Poverty, As Told By One Alabama County

The UN Special Rapporteur for Extreme Poverty paid a visit to the U.S. last year, drawing worldwide attention to his findings.  One of the places visited was Lowndes County, Alabama.  During the visit […]

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