Slideshow: The gulf coast oil spill

During the week of May 9-15, WSWS reporters Andre Damon and C. W. Rogers covered the Deepwater Horizon oil spill from Venice, Louisiana, where they spoke to dozens of fishermen, boat captains, observers and experts. The week before, Andre Damon attended the funeral of Karl Kleppinger, one of the workers killed on the Deepwater Horizon, in Natchez, Mississippi.

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