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Tap runs brown in Louisiana’s impoverished northeast

With infrastructure funds going unspent, residents have lack of drinking supplies and iron sediment flowing from pipes By Lauren Zanolli Source: Al Jazeera ST. JOSEPH, Louisiana – “I’m scared to take a bath,” said Ethel Strum, who lives in St. … Continue reading

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Report: Flint lead filters provide inadequate protection for residents

By Shannon Jones Source: WSWS.org Federal and state officials are warning Flint residents that the lead filters they are using may be inadequate to protect them from the effects of elevated levels of lead in the city’s drinking water. The … Continue reading

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Poisoning Black Cities

They drowned New Orleans. Now they have poisoned Flint, Michigan. The corporate campaign to ethnically cleanse U.S. cities knows no bounds. Michigan’s emergency financial manager law is “part of Wall Street’s tool kit to starve, bulldoze, redline, over-price, oppressively police, and even … Continue reading

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People Over Politics: Michigan Militia Joins Michael Moore to Protest Flint Water Crisis

By Carey Wedler Source: Anti-Media The water crisis in Flint, Michigan has inspired an unlikely partnership: a local militia group is coordinating with outspoken liberal filmmaker Michael Moore to demand accountability and clean water for residents. Moore, a Flint native … Continue reading

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