Water War Against the Poor: Flint and the Crimes of Capital

Abu-Jamal, Mumia

Publisher:  Counterpunch
Date Written:  08/02/2016
Year Published:  2016  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX18872

If ever one wondered about the efficacy of a state government agency imposing officials on local governments, Flint has answered that question forever. In April, 2014, the state-appointed emergency manager, in order to save money, ordered that the city's water source be changed from Lake Huron to the notoriously polluted Flint River.

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