The MTX Files (www.mission-texas.com) has now released hundreds of previously confidential/unpublished multimedia to the site, revealing a chronicle of the events surrounding the chemical contamination in Mission, Texas.

Mission, Texas is a birthplace of Monsanto Ag and for decades produced 9 of the 12 most hazardous contaminants known to man, known as the “Dirty Dozen.”

The archive contains documents produced between 1949 and 2008, including:

This archive has been released to document, digitize, and disseminate the story of Mission and the contamination of Mexican/Mexican American people.  Decades-long silence/secrecy by government agencies has hidden this story from public view for far too long.

This site is one of several digital Xicana herstory projects by Xica Media.

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Written by MTXadmin