Meet ‘the crazy lady’ who battled a marauding corporate polluter–and won

Point Comfort, Texas, is the setting for an epic, true-life drama of a 30-year struggle between malicious corporate power and tenacious human rebelliousness that is still playing out. You want bigger-than-Hollywood pizzazz? This unscripted narrative includes: a treacherous Taiwanese billionaire, panic in Calhoun County, the black-hatted rebel at The Hideout bar, a stormy night on Lavaca Bay,a plague of nurdles, the shocking decision by a Reagan-appointed judge, an encounter at Poor Boy’s Bait shop, and... “The crazy lady,” a woman who would not back off, shut up, be intimidated, or quit.