Colonias are usually characterized as rural or semi-rural slums inhabited by Mexican-origin immigrants and Mexican Americans. This Comment examines the socioeconomic and environmental burdens faced by Texas colonias and the public and private attempts to address these hardships.
"Texas Colonias: Injustice by Definition,"
Environmental and Earth Law Journal (EELJ): Vol. 5
, Article 1.
Available at: http://lawpublications.barry.edu/ejejj/vol5/iss1/1