NSFW: Wounded Gulf activist filmed in hospital — “Please don’t let me die” (VIDEO)

Tucker Mendoza Shot, tuckermendoza, April 4, 2011 … Read more >>

Tears: At my wits’ end — I’ve lost my job because of BP oil disaster… now I’m going to lose my home (VIDEO)


WDSU report on Gulf activist: “Gunshot wounds to his forehead and torso” — Niece with “gunshot wounds to her neck and buttock”

LaPlace Shooting Injures 2, WDSU, April 3, 2011 … Read more >>

John Wathen honored for his attention to Gulf oil spill, Hurricane Creek

Tuscaloosa News, April 4, 2011 …

Severely ill cleanup worker Clayton Matherne receives dedication — 1000s more suffering like him (VIDEO)

Cherri’s Message for Clayton Matherne, Project Gulf Impact, April 3, 2011: … Read more >>

Oil spill in Atlantic — Thousands of penguins covered by slick, hundreds already dead

Penguin rescue operation under way after south Atlantic oil spill, CNN, April 3, 2011 … Read more >>

NOAA ship kills three dolphins in Gulf — Lab analyzing carcasses

NOAA spokeswoman Connie Barclay said the pantropical spotted dolphins were caught Wednesday … Read more >>

Report: Gulf activist shot 4 times through door of home, niece hit twice

He was hit 3 times in the chest and once across the forehead, niece struck in neck and bottom … Read more >>

Residents at Feinberg meeting: LIE! LIE! You are such a lying piece of s**t… while talking about health problems

Mac McClelland for Mother Jones, March 31, 2011 … Read more >>

Physician Speaks About Growing Health Concerns in Wake of BP Oil Disaster (VIDEO)

Dr. Michael Robichaux, LEAN, March 22, 2011 … Read more >>

Dr. Susan Shaw: “It is easy to find people who are sick from solvent contamination on Grand Isle”

Gulf Coast Residents Dismayed as Effects of Oil Spill Continue, Courthouse News, March 30, 2011 … Read more >>

Report: 300 sick in Orange Beach, AL area… Only 2,500 full time residents

Corexit and Crude Oil Still in Gulf A Year After BP Disaster, Linda Moulton Howe, March 30, 2011 … Read more >>

Cleanup worker Clayton Matherne’s symptoms: Lost half of eyesight, coughing up blood all the time, temporary paralysis… more (VIDEO)

Mr. Matherne has asked LEAN to publish his story in hopes that it will help others who are suffering know that they are not alone and for those who are not aware of their plight that assistance is greatly needed … Read more >>

Tears: Sickened cleanup worker praying that God will just let him die (VIDEO)

Clayton Matherne, April 1 …

BP must compensate residents and boat crews harmed by Corexit, a new lawsuit claims

BP hit by health claims over Gulf of Mexico clean-up, Telegraph, March 31, 2011 … Read more >>

Paper: Cranes sprayed huge clouds of dispersant — Mist went up to 100 miles inland

We need answers about dispersants used on BP spill, The Advertiser (Lafayette), March 31, 2011 … Read more >>

Fish with lesions are coming up every catch, fishermen from Pensacola and Panama City say

Gulf Coast Residents Dismayed as Effects of Oil Spill Continue, Courthouse News, March 30, … Read more >>

Dead baby dolphin washes up in Florida — Indicates something about environment’s health says expert (VIDEO)

Dead Baby Dolphin on Innerarity Point, WKRG, March 29, 2011 … Read more >>

March 21 NOAA meeting: “Shrimpers said they have pulled up nets full of oil”

Shrimpers in Biloxi also said that in places where shrimp have been plentiful, there are no shrimp now … Read more >>

Expert uses satellite imagery to estimate size of recent Grand Isle Oil Spill at over 600,000 gallons and almost 3,500 sq. km

SkyTruth, March 28, 2011 …

Deadly Alabama infections from a bacteria “most commonly found in water”

“At this point, we have nothing to suggest that this is more than a contaminated product distributed to specific hospitals.” – Dr. Donald E. Williamson, Alabama’s health officer … Read more >>

9 dead in Alabama from “lethal bacteria” — “Unusual number of high-risk patients infected with a certain type of bacteria” (VIDEO)

CNN, March 30, 2011 …

Dispersants harmed Gulf residents and cleanup crews, lawyers say — Diseases can appear months or years later

Bloomberg, March 30, 2011 at 4:31 pm EDT … Read more >>

Study: Death toll from Deepwater Horizon disaster may be 50 times higher than believed — “A grave underestimation”

A new study published in Conservation Letters … Read more >>

“There’s people getting sick everywhere and nobody realized how bad it is” says Mississippi resident (VIDEO)

AG: Oil spill victims more concerned with health vs money, WLOX, March 29, 2011 … Read more >>

NOAA stranding expert: Dolphin carcasses are washing up daily — “At least two on Tuesday in Louisiana”

Blair Mase, NOAA’s stranding coordinator for the Southeast … Read more >>

Oil Spill Victim: Things just started coming out of my skin — It has gotten a lot worse (VIDEO)

When they started burning the dispersants out there, my lungs caught on fire. … Read more >>

Now the turtles: 39 sea turtles found dead in past two weeks… just in Mississippi — “A sharp jump”

Sea turtle deaths up along Gulf, joining dolphin trend, MSNBC, March 29, 2011 … Read more >>

Casino worker: “It makes me sick to see little kids swimming” — “There’s dead fish everywhere” (VIDEO)

That’s just a cause right there for health problems … Read more >>

Attorney General: “More people were concerned with health issues than claims” — “I’m trying to get people access to some medical care” (VIDEO)

The meeting has helped Hood get a better understanding of how people are physically suffering from the spill. … Read more >>