THE WAR FOR WATER? The Genesis of The Flint Water Crisis

“In Flint we can’t drink the water, we can’t drink the water and haven’t been able in two years” – Dr. Karen Weaver Mayor of Flint Michigan. This is outrageous when Flint is located near the largest group of freshwater lakes on Earth, the “Great Lakes” containing 21% of the world’s surface fresh water. Nestle one of the largest bottled water companies is able to pump millions of gallons of water from the Great Lakes for free. Which in turn of course they sell as bottled water. Juxtapose Nestle getting access to clean water  with the residents of flint who have been stuck with water bills of poisoned water they cannot drink or use. Charging consumers for contaminated water should be a violation of the Safe Drinking Water Protection Act (SDWA).  
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