The Flint water affair

A fascinating account about the real story behind the poisoning for Flint.

Flint’s Deadly Water

2019-09-11 by frontline@pbs.org

Web player: podplayer.net/?id=80866348
Episode: feedproxy.google.com/~r/FrontlineAudiocastPbs/~5/Vh2MxaqA3rg/679759868-frontlinepbs-flints-deadly-water.mp3

Five years after the start of Flint’s water crisis, FRONTLINE exposes its hidden toll. Our two-year investigation traces how a public health disaster that’s become known for the lead poisoning of thousands of children also spawned one of the largest outbreaks of Legionnaires’ disease in U.S. history.

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Bright light

Imagine channeling free sunlight to save electricity.  So simple it cannot be easily patented and sold. 

“There was one man who installed the lights and within a month he had saved enough to pay for the essential things for his child, who was about to be born. Can you imagine?” he says.

mobile.dudamobile.com/site/preventdisease?url=http%3A%2F%2Fpreventdisease.com%2Fnews%2F14%2F061314_Solar-Bottle-Bulb-Illuminating-Houses-During-Day-Without-Electricity.shtml#2999

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Aramco Compound, Saudi Arabia

Kurdistan is most likely being modeled after American success in Saudi Arabia building cities.

energyriskafrica.blogspot.ca/2011/03/photos-giant-saudi-oil-compound-thats.html

 

Saudi Arabia: The Western Compound

Posted on March 7, 2011 by American Bedu

 

Life on a western compound in Saudi Arabia reminds me in many ways of life on a large embassy compound when posted outside of ones home (western) country.  There is housing.  There is security.  There are amenities.  There are rules and restrictions.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saudi_Aramco

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