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Memphis pipeline becomes environmental justice flashpoint

PIPELINES: The proposed Byhalia Connection pipeline and its disproportionate effects on majority-Black neighborhoods in southwest Memphis become a flashpoint in a national conversation about environmental justice and eminent domain, while Memphis native Justin Timberlake becomes the latest celebrity to speak out against the project. (Southerly/MLK50: Justice Through Journalism/The Guardian; Commercial Appeal) OIL & GAS: • […]