Date: Jan 3, 2013 6:44 PM
Author: Jerry P. Becker
Subject: [ncsm-members] General Interest - Lead, a Criminal Element

From Mother Jones magazine. January/February, 2013. See
. Or thanks to several people for bringing this piece to our
attention, two of whom are Susan Ohanian and Michael Martin.
America's Real Criminal Element: Lead

By Kevin Drum

New research finds Pb is the hidden villain behind violent crime,
lower IQs, and even the ADHD epidemic. And fixing the problem is a
lot cheaper than doing nothing.

Read this interesting article at

Jerry P. Becker
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