America's Coast-to-Coast Toxic Crisis

Flint, Michigan is not an anomaly.

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February 19, 2016, 8:00 AM PST

By urbanguy


"The USA has scores of 'Flints' awaiting their moments," writes David Rosner and Gerald Markowitz. "Think of them as ticking toxic time bombs — just an austerity scheme or some official’s poor decision away from a public health disaster. Given this, it’s remarkable, even in the wake of Flint, how little attention or publicity such threats receive. Not surprisingly, then, there seems to be virtually no political will to ensure that future generations of children will not suffer the same fate as those in Flint."

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