As much as Ohioans like me and others want to claim Morrison, her words belong to the world.
In Akron, Ohio, toxic exposures to benzene and asbestos made people sick and cut lives short.
On Howard Street, in downtown Akron, Black life and culture flourished.
In Uniontown, Ohio, outside of Akron, residents and officials have clashed over cleanup of the Industrial Excess Landfill.
The stories of workers and their families reveal "unintended consequences" for life and health in the community.