January 16, 2014
Italy's Growing Toxic Waste Scandal
Walter Mayr, Der Spiegel
The Associated Press
For decades, the Mafia has been dumping toxic waste illegally in the region north of Naples. Recently declassified testimony shows that leading politicians have known about the problem for years, yet done nothing about it -- even as the death toll climbs.
TAGGED: Mafia, Toxic Waste, Italy