The following pictures were taken to show the condition of the water that officials have only recently admitted is unsafe.
Before this past month residents in Flint were told that the water was safe. Now hundreds in the population are sick from lead contamination and some have even died from Legionnaires disease, a condition which can be linked with the dirty water.
— Linda Sarsour (@lsarsour) January 17, 2016
— CBS News (@CBSNews) January 16, 2016
— Anthony De Rosa (@AntDeRosa) January 16, 2016
— Mark Elliott (@markmobility) January 14, 2016
— Leslie Tucker Miller (@L_Tucks) January 13, 2016
— Greenpeace USA (@greenpeaceusa) January 20, 2016
Many have called for Michigan Governor Synder’s resignation, even bringing discolored water as proof to protest at the capital.
— The Baxter Bean (@TheBaxterBean) January 19, 2016
— Marissa Luna (@rissluna) January 13, 2016
Earlier this month a State of Emergency was declared and the National guard was called in to Flint to help with the ongoing crisis.
— Daniel Beerthuis (@DanielBeerthuis) January 13, 2016
— Jake Tapper (@jaketapper) January 13, 2016