Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Tag: Flint Lead Poisoning

Is the Flint Water Crisis Really Over?...

Four years after the start of the water crisis in Flint, Michigan — in which the city’s water supply was poisoned with lead and...

8-Year-Old Girl’s Email Prompts Obama Visit to...

President Obama will tour Flint, Michigan, next month, the White House announced Wednesday. The visit was prompted by an email from 8-year-old Flint resident Amariyanna...

3 Officials Charged for Negligence in the...

As the Flint, Michigan water crisis continues to devastate residents, the state's attorney general has announced that three Flint officials will face criminal charges...

Michigan’s Gov. Rick Snyder Will Drink Flint...

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder declared Monday that he will drink Flint water at home and at work for at least a month to show...

Michigan Governor, Other Officials Face Racketeering Lawsuit,...

The governor of Michigan faces another suit from Flint residents who were victims of lead poisoning. Governor Rick Snyder, along with former members of his staff,...

#FlintWaterCrisis Goes to Congress: In a House...

As the Flint water crisis continues, Congress is holding two hearings this week on the city’s public health disaster, which resulted when the state...

$1B at Stake: Attorneys Seek Class-Action Lawsuits...

If a group of lawyers and Flint residents have their way, a class-action lawsuit will emerge as the solution to go after government officials...

Selma, the Pivotal City for Black Voting...

Selma, a historic place in the movement for civil rights and voting rights, is going through some tough times.  The site of many of...

Criminal Scandal: Emails Reveal Michigan Governor Knew...

As the spotlight continues to shine on the administration of Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder and its role in the Flint water crisis, a new...

FBI Is Latest Agency to Join Flint...

The FBI is the latest law enforcement agency to join the investigation into the Flint water crisis, according to news reports. The crisis is...

Solution to the Flint Water Crisis? Swiss...

As America finds itself engrossed with the Flint, Michigan water crisis — as that city’s residents grapple with the prospect of their children facing...

Russell Simmons Holds No Punches on What...

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A Criminal Act: Michigan Government Supplied State...

Just as we thought things couldn't get any worse in the Flint water crisis, new revelations prove there is always room for more outrage. For...

Jeb Bush Praises Governor’s Response to Flint...

The Flint water crisis is being condemned by both the left and right on the political spectrum. Progressives, such as filmmaker Michael Moore and...

Flint Water Crisis: President Obama Releases Emergency...

Flint, Michigan is in a state of emergency.  And it is a crime scene. Now, President Obama is weighing in on the situation in...

Residents Say Flint River Was Contaminated with...

When Rick Snyder was elected governor of Michigan in 2011, he came into office with a reputation as a successful venture capitalist who was...