Judge Determines Flint Residents Can Sue US Government For Water Crisis

By Andrew Emett, Nationofchange.org -

A federal judge recently determined that residents of Flint, Michigan have the right to file lawsuits against the U.S. Environment Protection Agency (EPA) for failing to immediately intervene on [...]

Flint Water Crisis Ongoing: ‘We Are Still Suffering’

By Ashley Curtin, Nationofchange.org -

The water, which was insufficiently treated, “leached lead from service lines and contaminated the city’s water, exposing 100,000 people,” AlterNet reported. On top of that disaster, there was an [...]

Top Ranking Michigan Official Ordered To Go To Trial Over Flint Water Crisis

By Ashley Curtin, Nationofchange.org -

Nick Lyon will stand trial for involuntary manslaughter after a Legionnaires' disease outbreak reportedly killed 12 and sickened close to 90 people in 2014 and 2015. An investigation into the [...]

Fraudulence In Flint: How Suspect Science Helped Declare The Water Crisis Over

By Jordan Chariton, Truthdig.com -

Nakiya Wakes sat across from me in a Flint, Mich., coffee shop on one of those cloudy, dreary days symbolic of the reeling Rust Belt city. It was March 2017, nearly two years after Wakes had the [...]

Coalition Of Water Protectors Call For Nestlé Boycott

By Michigan Citizens for Water Conservation, -

By Michigan Citizens for Water Conservation. Mecosta, MI – Great Lakes water protector groups including U.S., Canadian, and Indigenous representatives united at the Water Is Life: Strengthening [...]

Nestlé Pays $200 A Year To Bottle Water Near Flint

By Jessica Glenzain, www.theguardian.com -

By Jessica Glenzain for The Guardian - While Flint battles a water crisis, just two hours away the beverage giant pumps almost 100,000 times what an average Michigan resident uses into plastic [...]

Flint Mom-Turned-Activist Describes City’s Disturbing Declining Health

By Mnar Muhawesh, www.mintpressnews.com -

By Mnar Muhawesh for Mint Press News - MINNEAPOLIS — For almost three years, the residents of Flint, Michigan, have had poison running through their pipes. The city’s water supply has been [...]

Activists: Charges In Flint Crisis Won’t Restore Faith In Government

By Auditi Guha, www.rewire.news -

By Auditi Guha for Rewire - Karina Petri, founder of Project Flint, said grassroots organizations like hers are struggling to find a voice for residents who have given up, some of whom have gone [...]

Michigan Fights Order For Increased Water Delivery To Flint

By Lucy Tiven, www.attn.com -

By Lucy Tiven for ATTN - The order, which was issued last Thursday by U.S. District Judge David Lawson, demanded the state deliver four cases of bottled water per person every week to Flint [...]

Federal Judge Orders Water Delivery To Flint Residents

By Marsha Adebayo, www.blackagendareport.com -

By Marsha Adebayo for Black Agenda Report - Lead kills brain cells, but it took a federal judge to order that households in Flint, Michigan, be delivered four cases of bottled water to prevent [...]

As Flint Water Crisis “Emergency” Ends, Bigger Heads Need To Roll

By Michele Oberholtzer, www.occupy.com -

By Michele Oberholtzer for Occupy - This week, the emergency is officially over following the Flint Water Crisis. One year ago, the city of Flint, Mich., joined the ranks of Sandy Hook, Ferguson [...]

Victory: Six More Charged In Flint Water Crisis

By John Wisely, www.freep.com -

By John Wisely for Detroit Free Press - Six more state employees were charged with crimes today for their roles in the Flint Water Crisis because of negligence and arrogance, Michigan Attorney [...]

Newsletter: Making Protest Personal; Take It To Their Homes

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers for Popular Resistance. Protests at homes of public officials and corporate CEOs is a common tactic used widely because it can be very effective. The response [...]

Flint The Stage Is Set For Riots

By Justin King, www.thefifthcolumnnews.com -

By Justin King for TFC - Flint, Michigan (TFC) – The United States has seen more than its fair share of riots over the last couple of years. Many like to see riots as spontaneous events that are [...]

Whistleblower Fired For Exposing Flint Mayor’s Plan To Take Water Donations

By Llowell Williams, www.care2.com -

By Llowell Williams for Care 2 - Every time the Flint, Mich., water crisis seems to have finally hit rock bottom, a new development tosses that assumption out the window. A lawsuit filed this [...]

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