environmental heroes, a Chinese village fights back

Click here for a video report about an ordinary farmer with a middle-school education, who leads his village to fight for the closure of a polluting chemical plant in Anhui, China.

“I feel scared — I really don’t want to be a hero,” Zhang says as he rides the train to Beijing. “But the next generation will suffer. We risk our lives for their happiness.”

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