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Cancer Villiage Essay

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ENS 488
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The Cancer Village in China

The cancer village is called so because in the village, people are easier to get the cancer than any other places. It is said that it is more likely because of the environment they live in. I was shocked when I saw the red color of the river of the village. The river was seriously polluted by the factory near the village. I think the main subject of the film is to criticize how the industrial bring the bad effect to the environment and finally hurt human beings. From what the film presents, I am pretty sure that the people who got cancer are all because of the pollution the industrial factory. The film shows many evidences. The red stream was one of them. The stream used to be a spring, children used to water their cows over there. The stream used to be crystal clear, surrounded by trees and gr...

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