PICS: Colorado Springs coal plant poisons protesters who got too close

Protest of CSU Coal-fired power plant, January 2012
OCCUPIED COLORADO SPRINGS- We got up close to take pictures of the Drake coal-fired power plant. We wore gas masks without filters because the image was meant to be symbolic, but now we’re sick. Three hours, two days in a row, caused nausea and shortness of breath. Who knew?

Eric Verlo

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2 Responses to PICS: Colorado Springs coal plant poisons protesters who got too close

  1. Avatar Marie says:

    Who knew? Eric, YOU KNEW!

  2. Avatar Paul Gillie says:

    You understand that the “poison cloud” you are standing in front of is harmless water vapor from the river, right?

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