Posts Tagged: Flint

On Suffering and Sympathy


What is the distance between sympathy and action? How do we travel from one to the other? ...more

The Rumpus Interview with Chris Jennings


Chris Jennings talks about his new book Paradise Now: The Story of American Utopianism, incremental reform, Transcendentalists, Shakers, and creating a more perfect future. ...more

Hip-Hop’s Response to the Flint Water Crisis


Artists across the musical spectrum have rallied to help raise awareness and funds for the Flint, Michigan water crisis, which, thanks to governmental inaction, has been allowed to develop since 2014.

Okayplayer. chronicled the work that hip-hop artists, in particular, have done to bring attention to the issue, and the responses of Flint’s own hip-hop community to the crisis that has put their town on the international stage.