We just secured a $600 million settlement for Flint. Now comes the hard part.
This may be of some interest.
After six years of contaminated water and six months of a deadly pandemic, a legal victory is just the beginning for a city that’s been decimated by globalization and bad policy-making.
This year has exposed the failures of systems that are supposed to protect and provide for us, from the inequalities of our healthcare system to the systemic racism of our criminal justice system. For our most vulnerable communities—especially communities of color—this is nothing new. They have long borne the consequences of these failures and injustices. Tragically, it often is children who pay the highest price.
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