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2020 Contender Julián Castro Lays Out Plan To 'Eliminate' Lead Poisoning After Flint Visit
Castro, a former Housing and Urban Development secretary, is the first presidential hopeful to announce a dedicated plan on the issue.
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EPA Promises, Yet Again, That It Will Do Something About America's Lead Pipes
Lead exposure can impair brain function and cause miscarriages, and yet millions of lead pipes remain in use.
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Flint Church In Need Of Clean Drinking Supply Gets Help With Water Box Launch
With Water Box, a portable filtration system created with support from Jaden Smith, First Trinity Missionary Baptist Church hopes to help ensure residents' access to safe drinking water.
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Elon Musk Donates $480,000 To Bring Clean Water To Flint Schools
The tech billionaire committed to helping the Michigan city in July in response to a Twitter user.
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Miss Michigan Denounces Flint Water Crisis In Miss America Intro
Emily Sioma won plenty of hearts with her activism, though New York's Nia Imani Franklin won the pageant.
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Mark Ruffalo's Former Associate Recants Flint Water Claims
Scott Smith now says there was no scientifically known reason not to use the water for bathing.
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Flint Residents Shocked By State's Decision To End Bottled Water Delivery
City and state officials said they received little advance warning of the decision.
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No More Bottled Water For Flint, As Michigan Declares Taps 'Restored'
The whistleblower who exposed elevated blood lead levels in Flint children says the decision is premature.
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Supreme Court Allows Class-Action Flint Water Contamination Lawsuits
By Lawrence Hurley, Reuters
The justices left in place a July 2017 ruling by the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that revived the litigation after the lawsuits were thrown out by a lower court.
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Will And Jaden Smith's Company To Donate Water To Flint Until Lead Levels Drop
Flint, Michigan, has been without clean water since 2014.
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Poisoning The Well: The View Of Sinclair Broadcast Group From Flint
The conservative media giant dominates local TV in the troubled city, where people say the press hasn’t raked nearly enough muck.
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The Administration's Assault On EPA And Clean Water Is An Assault On Public Health
President, National Medical Association
And the most vulnerable are low-income families, children and communities of color.
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The Future Of America’s Free Press Is In Our Hands
Associate Director, Public Square Program at Democracy Fund
Turning #GivingTuesday into #GivingNewsDay -- a new national campaign will match donations to nonprofit journalism.
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This Teacher Is Weary
Patrick J. Kearney
Veteran teacher and an advocate for public education. Opinion...
We wake up each day being bombarded with news that puts us on edge. We have to focus on the things we can control.
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Why 'Flint 6' Filmmaker Rejected $3.75 Million To Maintain Film's Integrity
J.J. Green launched a fundraising campaign after learning investors wanted to take the film out of Flint.
Flint Mayor Sends Letter To San Juan Mayor Sharing Outrage Over Trump
Kim Weaver says she feels a "special sisterhood" with Carmen Yulín Cruz.
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Flint Water Crisis Likely Increased Fetal Deaths, Study Shows
Another hint that the U.S. ought to quit using lead pipes for water.
Bruno Mars Donates $1 Million To Help Victims Of Flint Water Crisis
The singer urged Americans to "not forget our brothers and sisters affected by this disaster."
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Michael Moore Tells Broadway Audiences, 'We All Live In Flint Now'
"I refuse to live in Trump's America," the filmmaker says in his new one-man show.
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