See Local News
Get Balanced News From Your U.S. State.
See Local News
See all locals

Fascists Are Trying to Co-Opt Mutual Aid Organizing in East Palestine, Ohio

Posted on AllSides March 9th, 2023
From The Left

After canvassing, phone-banking and holding public meetings, Columbiana County, Ohio, organizers with River Valley Organizing (RVO) released a set of demands from residents of East Palestine and surrounding areas in the wake of Norfolk Southern’s train derailment disaster that led to a controlled burn of toxic chemicals and mandatory evacuations of residents within one mile of the crash site last month.

Thirty-eight of 151 cars on Norfolk Southern’s 32N train derailed in East Palestine, Ohio, on February 3 after a wheel bearing overheated, according to the National Transportation Safety Board. The derailment...

Read full story

AllSides Picks

More News about Federal State and Tribal Powers from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right