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Children in Mississippi sprayed pesticides West Nile virus

Children in Mississippi sprayed pesticides

Photos 2006 Spraying, Brooklyn residents sprayed on streets without warning:

Spray Truck Spews Pesticides in Brooklyn

Spray Truck Spews Pesticides in Brooklyn

Spray Truck Sprays Pesticides on Basketball Players Sunset Park Brooklyn

Basketball players sprayed by truck with pesticides without warning in Sunset Park, Brooklyn

Young Brooklyn residents sprayed with toxic pesticides

Sprayed with pesticides, young Brooklyn residents make do as best they can

Neighborhood Outreach

Neighborhood Outreach

Member of No Spray Coalition, more prepared than most for pesticide spraying

Member of No Spray Coalition, more prepared than most

NYC Dept of Health worker in pesticide spray truck Brooklyn

NYC Dept of Health worker in pesticide spray truck Brooklyn

NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene employee without mask, as passenger in spray truck, as it zig-zagged through Brooklyn’s streets spraying everyone, everything in sight. Note the NYC Dept Of Health Mental Hygiene insignia on jacket.

Driver of a pesticide spray truck in Brooklyn

Driver of a pesticide spray truck in Brooklyn

Note: No masks or protective gear.

In 2001, six spray truck drivers were diagnosed as suffering from “pesticide poisoning” by doctors at Mt. Sinai hospital, according to the No Spray Coalition’s attorney Joel Kupferman, of the New York Environmental Law and Justice Project.

Original artwork by Robert Lederman

Original artwork by Robert Lederman

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