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What Can We Learn from the Flint Water Crisis?

Access to clean water is a human right, but who guarantees our human rights are observed? Under the terms of a recent court settlement, it will be 2020 before the old, lead-lined and galvanized steel water pipes of all the residents of Flint, Michigan are completely replaced. For a CNN timeline of the Flint water…

Michigan Republican Party in Panic Over Flint Water Poisoning – Quick, Blame Obama!

It appears the Michigan Republican Party is beginning to realize there will be political repercussions due to the poisoning of the City of Flint’s water supply and subsequent cover up.

Read Eclecta Blog’s take on the new development.

The Facebook comments on the Michigan GOP’s attempt to divert blame for the water crisis are well worth a look.