S01 E05 - The Whistleblower

Yesteryear: Stories from Home by Edoardo Ballerini, Tim Donahue, and Melanie Hoopes
This episode features two accounts that center the vitality of the Hudson River. The first comes from Paul Hanak, a Hastings resident from 1925 to 1987, and known as one of the river’s most prolific swimmers. By the late 60s, though, pollutants from Zinsser Chemical and Anaconda Wire and Cable had turned the water purple, yellow, and gree  ...  See more
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