It’s been five years since the water crisis in Flint started. Pipes are getting fixed and the water is testing at healthier levels, but the underlying issues that led to this massive disaster are still there: poverty, violence, racism. The people of Flint are resilient, but decades of neglect have increased their distrust for their own government, and the city leadership’s reluctance to transparency is deepening that very perception. We linked up with Flint native and Olympic gold medallist Claressa Shields, to explore how the residents of this city have endured so much, and yet they keep fighting for their city and their home.
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20 thoughts on “Years Without Water: Claressa Shields and the Fight For Flint | Complex World”
Thank you endlessly..
Even the ho in politics don't drink that shit water!
How does this have 32 comments
Luisiana is litteraly third world in america, that's crazy
Important: boiled water wont clean it, distilling it will, you'll get pure H2O, how? You boil it and the vapor when it become liquid again is pure H20, many ways to do it, with a hose, with a pan inside a pan, look distilling water up, collect rain water and go for it
who the fuck is disliking this? salty ass people with no damn aspirations
I never understood why Clarissa shields is racist towards Hispanics
So we shower in tap water but won't drink it interesting
Remind me…didn't Orange Mussolini promise to fix the Flint water crisis? 🙄
If you wouldn’t use it on what you eat..why would you put it on your skin?
Don't worry guys, NASA found water on Mars … just not Flint Michigan
She brings me to tears when she speak so much truth. I live in flint all my life so i think thats why i connect to her message because im here daily living in flint. She beat the odds and overcame the madness in flint. Such an inspiration she truly is…
Y’all know moving isn’t illegal.. but this was great and formal. I saw how speedy got that answer out of her @20:00 you ain’t slick playa
lmao y’all complaining but i’ve heard that in entire countries like india there’s no way you’re not filtering your water no matter what
Vote the right people in and maybe you’ll have clean water 🤷🏽♂️
Notice! The Democrats think Illegal Aliens sanctuary cities, free health care for illegals, free college tuition are all more important than Flint's water but they tell you they care about black people 🤔🤔🤔🧢🧢🧢
This issue is serious and very fuc up it's sad when you can spend billions in wars and prisons but cant fix a hazardous health situation
Bro not going to to lie, this is also normal life in New Orleans.