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Advocates Reaffirm Shared Roots of Black Lives Matter, Reproductive Justice Movements

The Trust Black Women Partnership, a collective of Black women-led organizations and advocates, released a solidarity statement with Black Lives Matter on Tuesday, reaffirming the shared roots of struggles for Black self-determination and bodily autonomy.

The Trust Black Women Partnership, a collective of Black women-led organizations and advocates, released a solidarity statement with Black Lives Matter on Tuesday, reaffirming the shared roots of struggles for Black self-determination and bodily autonomy.

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Michigan’s GOP Senate Passes Bill With Unconstitutional Sodomy Ban

The bill is meant to protect animals from abuse. It also makes sodomy a felony punishable by up to 15 years in prison.

The bill is meant to protect animals from abuse. It also makes sodomy a felony punishable by up to 15 years in prison.

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Flint Mayor: Replace Household Lead Pipes Now

Flint Mayor Karen Weaver's call comes as a congressional hearing on the Flint water crisis gets underway Wednesday, and amid reports that the FBI has joined investigations into contamination of the city’s water supply.

Flint Mayor Karen Weaver’s call comes as a congressional hearing on the Flint water crisis gets underway Wednesday, and amid reports that the FBI has joined investigations into contamination of the city’s water supply.

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Leaked Emails Show Snyder Administration Provided Clean Water in 2015—But Only to State Employees

At the same time that the government was providing its employees access to safe drinking water, residents in this impoverished city of 100,000 people were protesting the foul smell, discoloration, and health impacts of their own discolored household water.

At the same time that the government was providing its employees access to safe drinking water, residents in this impoverished city of 100,000 people were protesting the foul smell, discoloration, and health impacts of their own discolored household water.

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Coalition Sues City and State Officials Over Flint Water Crisis

A district court judge last week refused to grant David Daleiden's request to submit to the U.S. Supreme Court video footage from the smear campaign against Planned Parenthood.

A Flint resident, together with several local and national groups, filed suit in a Michigan district court Wednesday against the City of Flint, among other defendants, for violations of the Safe Drinking Water Act.

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For Flint’s Undocumented Community, Rumors and Confusion Amid the Water Emergency

Despite reports that the “no ID, no water” policy has ended, the Genesee County Hispanic/Latino Collaborative chair told RH Reality Check that this is still a policy in many corners of Flint.

Despite reports that the “no ID, no water” policy has ended, the Genesee County Hispanic/Latino Collaborative chair told RH Reality Check that this is still a policy in some corners of Flint.

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The Flint Water Emergency Is a Reproductive Health Crisis

Today, the entire nation is aware of the disaster. But for well over a year, residents in this city of some 100,000 people fought a lonely battle to convince the authorities that they were drinking, bathing, and cooking with poisoned water.

Today, the entire nation is aware of the disaster. But for well over a year, residents in this city of some 100,000 people fought a lonely battle to convince the authorities that they were drinking, bathing, and cooking with poisoned water.

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Cruz Campaign Uses Flint Water Crisis to Bolster Anti-Choice Credentials

Senator Ted Cruz’s (R-TX) campaign headed to Flint, Michigan this week to help distribute water to the city’s residents—but the Republican presidential candidate’s team only sought to lend aid to crisis pregnancy centers (CPCs) in the area.

A Cruz campaign official said staffers would only be giving out water to crisis pregnancy centers “to give to expecting moms and moms of little ones.”

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Presidential Candidates Finally Begin to Speak Up on Flint Water Crisis

Flint, Michigan, has been in a state of emergency for more than a month as residents deal with highly lead-contaminated water, yet the field of presidential candidates didn’t start talking about the issue until recently.

Flint, Michigan, has been in a state of emergency for more than a month as residents deal with highly lead-contaminated water, yet the field of presidential candidates didn’t start talking about the issue until recently.

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With Shutoffs Looming, Water Crisis Worsens in Flint, Michigan

The National Guard arrived in Flint, Michigan, Wednesday to help distribute bottled water and filters amid a mounting outcry against Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder’s response to a full-blown public health crisis.

The National Guard arrived in Flint, Michigan, Wednesday to help distribute bottled water and filters amid a mounting outcry against Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder’s response to a full-blown public health crisis.

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