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Extinction Rebellion Swarming protest against lack of Government action on climate change. Nonviolent direct action simultaneous blocking roads, Tower Bridge, London
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Filthy, frozen bench seat due to a burst water main, Globe Town, East London. A bus passing
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SS Torrey Canyon Disaster, 1967. Clean up operation by the British Army after the oil tanker ran aground between Land's End and the Scilly Isles causing the biggest oil spill in UK history, 100 million gallons of crude oil spilled into the sea. The environmental disaster was made far worse by the heavy use of detergent to disperse the oil slick which was later determined to have killed off far more marine life than the oil spill itself  © Romano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

SS Torrey Canyon Disaster, 1967. Clean up operation by the British Army after the oil tanker ran aground between Land’s End and the Scilly Isles causing the biggest oil spill in UK history, 100 million gallons of crude oil spilled into the sea. The environmental disaster was made far worse by the heavy use of detergent to disperse the oil slick which was later determined to have killed off far more marine life than the oil spill itself
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Oakland, California. Rally against Wells Fargo Bank who have financed the Dakota Access Pipe Line by unions and activists opposing construction and in solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux water protectors © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

Oakland, California. Rally against Wells Fargo Bank who have financed the Dakota Access Pipe Line by unions and activists opposing construction and in solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux water protectors
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Detroit, Michigan USA Protest in support of Native Americans trying to stop construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Detroit, Michigan USA Protest in support of Native Americans trying to stop construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline
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Mariano Lake, New Mexico, USA, Poisoned water for the Navajo. Sign warning of radiation danger on the site of an abandoned uranium mine, one of more than 500 abandoned mines on Navajo Nation land. This site was operated by Gulf Mineral and, later, Chevron. It has contaminated ground water so that nearby residents must rely on water supplies brought in © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Mariano Lake, New Mexico, USA, Poisoned water for the Navajo. Sign warning of radiation danger on the site of an abandoned uranium mine, one of more than 500 abandoned mines on Navajo Nation land. This site was operated by Gulf Mineral and, later, Chevron. It has contaminated ground water so that nearby residents must rely on water supplies brought in
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Thoreau, New Mexico, clean water being delivered by St. Bonaventure Indian Mission for a Navajo family. A third of the Navajo Nation lack a water supply in some places because past uranium mining has contaminated ground water. Relying on delivered water, these families use an average of 7-10 gallons a day, compared to 400 gallons for the typical American family of four.  © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Thoreau, New Mexico, clean water being delivered by St. Bonaventure Indian Mission for a Navajo family. A third of the Navajo Nation lack a water supply in some places because past uranium mining has contaminated ground water. Relying on delivered water, these families use an average of 7-10 gallons a day, compared to 400 gallons for the typical American family of four.
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Thoreau, New Mexico, clean water being delivered by St. Bonaventure Indian Mission for a Navajo family. A third of the Navajo Nation lack a water supply in some places because past uranium mining has contaminated ground water. Relying on delivered water, these families use an average of 7-10 gallons a day, compared to 400 gallons for the typical American family of four.  © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Thoreau, New Mexico, clean water being delivered by St. Bonaventure Indian Mission for a Navajo family. A third of the Navajo Nation lack a water supply in some places because past uranium mining has contaminated ground water. Relying on delivered water, these families use an average of 7-10 gallons a day, compared to 400 gallons for the typical American family of four.
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Thoreau, New Mexico, clean water being delivered by St. Bonaventure Indian Mission for a Navajo family. A third of the Navajo Nation lack a water supply in some places because past uranium mining has contaminated ground water. Relying on delivered water, these families use an average of 7-10 gallons a day, compared to 400 gallons for the typical American family of four.  © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Thoreau, New Mexico, clean water being delivered by St. Bonaventure Indian Mission for a Navajo family. A third of the Navajo Nation lack a water supply in some places because past uranium mining has contaminated ground water. Relying on delivered water, these families use an average of 7-10 gallons a day, compared to 400 gallons for the typical American family of four.
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Tata Steel - Save Our Steel Campaign with Frances O'Grady, TUC conference Brighton. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Tata Steel – Save Our Steel Campaign with Frances O’Grady, TUC conference Brighton.
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Tata Steel - Save Our Steel Campaign, TUC conference Brighton. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Tata Steel – Save Our Steel Campaign, TUC conference Brighton.
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Steelworkers marching to demand government support the steel industry, Save Our Steel, Westminster, London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Steelworkers marching to demand government support the steel industry, Save Our Steel, Westminster, London.
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Port Talbot steelworks at night, South Wales © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Port Talbot steelworks at night, South Wales
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Golfer playing a shot with the chimneys of Windscale nuclear power plant in the near distance behind her, 1977, Seascale Golf Course, Cumbria. © Mike Khan/reportdigital.co.uk

Golfer playing a shot with the chimneys of Windscale nuclear power plant in the near distance behind her, 1977, Seascale Golf Course, Cumbria.
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A party of school children and their teacher discussing nuclear power - as part of an Environmental studies field trip - whilst standing on top of the reactor core of Calder Hall power station, amongst the top of the fuel rods casings. BNFL also invited tourists to include a guided tour around the plant in their trips to the area. Radioactive waste reprocessing plant at Sellafield (formally Windscale) British Nuclear Fuels Cumbria © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

A party of school children and their teacher discussing nuclear power – as part of an Environmental studies field trip – whilst standing on top of the reactor core of Calder Hall power station, amongst the top of the fuel rods casings. BNFL also invited tourists to include a guided tour around the plant in their trips to the area. Radioactive waste reprocessing plant at Sellafield (formally Windscale) British Nuclear Fuels Cumbria
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Workers operating Magnox Encapsulation Plant, Sellafield nuclear reprocessing plant, Cumbria. © Mark Pinder/reportdigital.co.uk

Workers operating Magnox Encapsulation Plant, Sellafield nuclear reprocessing plant, Cumbria.
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Jeremy Corbyn meeting Tata Steel workers, Port Talbot, Wales © Paul Box/reportdigital.co.uk

Jeremy Corbyn meeting Tata Steel workers, Port Talbot, Wales
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Lansing, Michigan, protest outside Governor Rick Snyder annual State of the State speech, calling for him to resign over the lead poisoning of water in Flint © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Lansing, Michigan, protest outside Governor Rick Snyder annual State of the State speech, calling for him to resign over the lead poisoning of water in Flint
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Lansing, Michigan, protest outside Governor Rick Snyder annual State of the State speech, calling for him to resign over the lead poisoning of water in Flint © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Lansing, Michigan, protest outside Governor Rick Snyder annual State of the State speech, calling for him to resign over the lead poisoning of water in Flint
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Lansing, Michigan, protest outside Governor Rick Snyder annual State of the State speech, calling for him to resign over the lead poisoning of water in Flint © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Lansing, Michigan, protest outside Governor Rick Snyder annual State of the State speech, calling for him to resign over the lead poisoning of water in Flint
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Lansing, Michigan, bottles of Refreshing Leaded Flint Water, protest outside Governor Rick Snyder annual State of the State speech, calling for him to resign over the lead poisoning of water in Flint © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Lansing, Michigan, bottles of Refreshing Leaded Flint Water, protest outside Governor Rick Snyder annual State of the State speech, calling for him to resign over the lead poisoning of water in Flint
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Flint, Michigan, Residents pick up clean bottled water and water filters from Red Cross disaster relief volunteers, Fire Station #6. Water and filters were distributed after cost cutting by state officials led to high lead levels in the city water supply © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Flint, Michigan, Residents pick up clean bottled water and water filters from Red Cross disaster relief volunteers, Fire Station #6. Water and filters were distributed after cost cutting by state officials led to high lead levels in the city water supply
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Flint, Michigan National Guard distributing bottled water to residents at Fire Station #1. Bottled water and water filters are being distributed after cost-cutting by state officials led to high lead levels in the city water supply © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Flint, Michigan National Guard distributing bottled water to residents at Fire Station #1. Bottled water and water filters are being distributed after cost-cutting by state officials led to high lead levels in the city water supply
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Flint, Michigan - A sign on the mirror in a toilet warns against drinking the lead poisoned water after cost cutting by state officials led to high lead levels in the city water supply © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Flint, Michigan – A sign on the mirror in a toilet warns against drinking the lead poisoned water after cost cutting by state officials led to high lead levels in the city water supply
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Flint, Michigan, The Hamilton Dam on the Flint River. Cost cutting by state officials led to high lead levels in the city water supply © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Flint, Michigan, The Hamilton Dam on the Flint River. Cost cutting by state officials led to high lead levels in the city water supply
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Columbiaville, Michigan, construction of a new water pipeline for Flint, Michigan and surrounding areas. The pipeline will take water from Lake Huron through a 70-mile pipeline © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Columbiaville, Michigan, construction of a new water pipeline for Flint, Michigan and surrounding areas. The pipeline will take water from Lake Huron through a 70-mile pipeline
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Protestors dump toxic mud and dead fish at Vale SA mining company Investor Day meeting Mayfair Hotel after the dam burst in Mariana Brazil. London HD Footage.  © Jason N. Parkinson/reportdigital.co.uk

Protestors dump toxic mud and dead fish at Vale SA mining company Investor Day meeting Mayfair Hotel after the dam burst in Mariana Brazil. London HD Footage.
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Scunthorpe Steelworks, Tata Steel Ltd, North Lincolnshire. Caparo Merchant Bar © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Scunthorpe Steelworks, Tata Steel Ltd, North Lincolnshire. Caparo Merchant Bar
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Scunthorpe Steelworks, Tata Steel Ltd, North Lincolnshire © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Scunthorpe Steelworks, Tata Steel Ltd, North Lincolnshire
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