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Flint Residents Not Convinced By New Report That Says Water is Safer

A new report indicates that the water system in Flint, Michigan, no longer contains excess…

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Google Steps Up for Flint

Google jumps in to help Flint, Michigan, awarding a quarter of a million dollars to fight the poisoned water crisis

The fund was created to help newborns to children up to 6 years old—this group…

By Samara Lynn

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On World Water Day, Here are Three U.S. Cities Fighting for Freshwater

Jackson, MS; Newark, NJ; and Philadelphia - three major U.S. cities that cannot guarantee lead-free water

World Water Day is an annual event designed to call attention to the importance of…

By Hailey Wallace

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Flint Sees Record-Breaking Voter Turnout, Polls to Run Out of Ballots

City officials point to the Flint water crisis as reason for the massive increase in voter turnout for last Tuesday night's primary

On Tuesday night, Flint residents came out in droves to cast their votes for the…

By Hailey Wallace

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Activist Van Jones Joins Artists For Bus Tour Leading Crisis Response In Flint

City tour to address issues around children, jobs, and environmental racism

City tour to address issues around children, jobs, and environmental racism, will now be led…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Ryan and Jesse

Ryan Coogler and Jesse Williams Talk Using Star Power to Bring #JusticeForFlint

Celebrities host free concert for residents of Flint, Michigan

Prominent members of black Hollywood gather on the night of the Oscars to bring attention…

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In the News: Flint, Michigan

Here are 3 major updates surrounding the water crisis

Here is an update from Black Enterprise on the most recent news about the Flint…

By Cristie Leondis

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How To

Apply to More Than 50 HBCUs at Once With the Common Black College Application

Students can apply to 52 of the more than 100 HBCUs by completing just one…

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Password Protect Your Flash Drive In Two Simple Steps

Flash drives, thumb drives, USB sticks: whatever you want to call them, they’re more than…

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