Warren County, NC: Birth of a Movement is a documentary film which chronicles the events of the historical 1982 PCB protests. Citizens of Warren County marched together in protest of the government sanctioned dumping of illegal contaminants in their local soil. These marches led to the birth of the environmental justice movement. This is the first time that participants in the historical movement have come together to tell their story of ordinary people standing up to environmental racism and injustice. Their voices and actions showed the world that ordinary people can make an everlasting difference.