Flint Water Crisis: Shameful And Deadly
 

Flint Water Crisis: Shameful And Deadly

Final Call, News Analysis, Richard B. Muhammad, Audrey F. Muhammad, Posted: Feb 02, 2016

Flint’s contaminated water is unsafe to drink because of high lead levels driven by what many see as efforts to save money with too little respect for saving and preserving lives.

 

Jesse Jackson: Flint's Water Crisis and GOP's Class War

 

Washington Informer, Commentary, Jesse Jackson, Posted: Jan 27, 2016

Flint is the ugly reality of the right-wing assault on America’s working people and particularly on people of color.

CDC Pushes for Answers on Birth Defect Affecting Black Babies

 

Washington Informer, News Report, Posted: Jan 25, 2016

Top ranking officials for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say it's urgent for researchers find the cause of a birth defect increasingly found among African-American newborns.

 

Arab American Residents Hard Hit by Flint Crisis

 

Arab American News, News Report, Ali Harb, Posted: Jan 22, 2016

The water crisis has not spared anyone in the Vehicle City. On Thursday afternoon, Palestinian American activist Mona Sahouri walked over to the local offices of the United Way, a national charitable organization, to acquire four pallets of water for Arab American residents.

 

Bundy Militia Musters Again Over Paiute Land

 

Indian Country, News Report, Steve Russel, Posted: Jan 03, 2016

Some of the same armed “militia” involved in the Cliven Bundy affair in Nevada have occupied federal land in Oregon formerly reserved for the Northern Paiute.

 

Recapping Progress and Pollution in 2015

 

New America Media, Commentary, Aaron Viles, Posted: Dec 31, 2015

As 2015 comes to a close, environmentalists have a lot of things for which to be grateful and on which to reflect.

Rains in Chennai Again, 325 Dead As Waters Recede

 

India West, News Report, Posted: Dec 04, 2015

Chennai - Heavy rains battered Chennai again Dec. 4, just as life began to limp to normalcy amid persisting power cuts and food shortages here and three other Tamil Nadu districts where floods and downpour have claimed 325 lives.

 

El Niño To Bring Heavy Rains, Snow to Drought Stricken California

 

Asian Journal, News Report, Allyson Escobar, Posted: Dec 01, 2015

One of the most powerful El Niño storms on record is gathering strength in California, and is likely to bring heavy rains to key areas.

Poll: African Americans See Global Warming As A Major Threat

 

Louisiana Weekly, News Report, Staff, Posted: Nov 30, 2015

Two-thirds of African Americans believe global warming is a serious issue, ranking it as one of four major challenges facing the black community.

 

Revealing the Impact of Climate Change on African-Americans

 

Washington Informer, News Feature, Staff, Posted: Nov 30, 2015

Climate change is of paramount importance, and it goes beyond religion, and goes beyond our individual organizations.

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