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.
Lewis, Caitlin. (2015) "Texas Colonias: Injustice by Definition," Environmental and Earth Law Journal (EELJ): Vol. 5 : Iss. 1 , Article 1.