Flint residents receive some good news this week. M Live reports that Flint has received the remaining $77.7 Million from the state for improvements to the water infrastructure. Related: Tesla CEO, Elon Musk, Makes A Big Donation To Flint Students The funds are not new and come from a $120 million federal and state loan granted […]
Will and Jaden Smith’s eco-friendly water company, JUST, will be donating water to Flint, Michigan until their lead levels have decreased. According to The Huffington Post, JUST’s CEO, Ira Laufer, told MLive, “This just makes sense for us to do. After reading more about [Flint’s] challenges and the mayor objecting to pulling bottled water from the schools, we thought, ‘Let’s […]
Queen Latifah and Jill Scott are returning to Lifetime, this time for a movie about the Flint Water Crisis. The nation was deeply concerned about the crisis in Flint, Michigan, at the top of 2016 as we learned that politicans had allowed the tap water to be rendered undrinkable. We were shocked to learn how […]
The after-shock of releasing a bomb of this magnitude will reverberate further than a physical assessment after the dust settles.
The year long report released by the Michigan Civil Rights Commission indicts not only individuals but systemic racism and offers solutions so that another Flint will never happen again.
The petition asks Congress to ban Steve Bannon from the White House because of his connections to the Alt-Right movement.
Three weeks after a court demanded that the state of Michigan send bottled water to residents who are still impacted by contaminated water, state officials are still trying to fight that order.
Michigan officials filed a court motion while they appeal the decision in a lawsuit brought by several advocacy groups.
Health officials report an increase of bacterial illness in Flint, Michigan. A reduction in hand washing to avoid contaminated municipal water may contribute to the outbreak.
Michigan charged six state employees with misconduct for the Flint water crisis. Nine state workers have so far been charged criminally.
Mari Copeny, darlingly dubbed, Little Miss Flint, models this new collection where all of the proceeds are going to support Flint, Michigan.
The Virginia Tech - Flint Water Study team claims results from recent testing of a water flushing program are promising. The primary source of Flint's water is now coming from the Detroit-based Great Lakes Water Authority.