Assurances from the state of Michigan and the Environmental Protection Agency that the city’s water is now safe are questionable at best.
Sanders joins a growing outrage over a crisis that is forcing people to buy bottled water.
The filmmaker and activist calls the president’s upcoming visit to the beleaguered Michigan town “too little too late.”
He's unlikely to face criminal charges for the Flint contamination crisis, and he might not suffer from any of the pending lawsuits. Even so, the future could bring a certain kind of justice.
Flint provides a tragic example of what happens to a society when democracy begins to disappear and is surpassed by a state remade in the image of the corporation.