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Flint Water Crisis is Now A Lifetime Movie


Words by Shurida Lundi Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Lifetime will air an original movie titled Flint about Flint, Michigan’s water crisis. The movie will portray the national emergency that is still happening in the city of Michigan. Queen Latifah, Betsey Brandt (Breaking Bad), Marin Ireland (Homeland), and Jill Scott will play four real life […]

Black Women Take The Initiative To Replace Contaminated Pipes In Flint


A construction company owned by Black Women will be helping with clean water in Flint, Michigan. A local construction company called W.T. Stevens Construction are replacing 18,000 water pipes. Rhonda Grayer and retired NBA player Jeff Grayer are in charge of this construction company and efforts. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information This new development has […]

Beyoncé Aids In the Flint Water Crisis By Raising Over $82,000


Residents of Flint, Michigan are still dealing with a contaminated water supply filled with lead and other harmful toxins. In a time when all hands need to be on deck, we’ve thankfully seen plenty of celebrities hold benefit concerts, visit residents to comfort them during the difficult time and hand deliver bottle water to the […]

Beyoncé And United Way Put On Event to Aid Flint, Michigan Residents

Beyoncé is a woman of many talents, however, aside from being one of the biggest superstars in the world, she is also a philanthropist. In February, the superstar’s BeyGood fund and the United Way announced they would distribute filtration pitchers, faucet mount filters and truckloads of water to residents. Now, she has put together something […]

As Hollywood Celebrated the Oscars, Black Celebrities Stood Together for Flint


There has been a huge conversation about discrimination and racism in Hollywood in the months leading up to the 88th Academy Awards. The lack of creators of color lead to many regular Oscar attendees boycotting this year’s festivities. Many artists, actors, and activists have all spoken out with their opinion pertaining to “white Hollywood.” This debate […]

Ava DuVernay, Janelle Monáe, Ryan Coogler And More Set To Host #JusticeForFlint Event

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Some of entertainment’s most esteemed are shining light on a major crisis and giving back at the same time. Directors Ava DuVernay and Ryan Coogler, singer Janelle Monáe and actor Jessie Williams are teaming up to support #JusticeForFlint. The initiative stems from the lack of urgency over a huge lead problem in Flint, Michigan’s water […]

Timbaland Refused To Perform At Flint Charity Show Due To Champagne Mix-Up?

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Timbaland allegedly refused to perform at a fundraiser on Thursday [January 28] for water-plagued Flint, Michigan, because he was served the wrong brand of champagne. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Timbaland reportedly asked for Ace Of Spades champagne in his event rider but to his dismay, he was served Dom Perignon because the club did […]

TIME Magazine’s Chilling Image of Flint Water Crisis


TIME has released its latest cover, with the feature focusing on the current water crisis in Flint, Michigan. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Titled “The Poisoning of An American City,” the cover (the story is written by Josh Sanburn) features a young Black boy whose skin is patched with scaly, dry skin from the effects […]

7 Year Old Michigan Boy Arrested In School For “Intent” On Harming Others


Chrystal McCadden, the mother of a 7 year old student at Brownell STEM Academy, is furious as to why her son was handcuffed at school. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information McCadden, who was contacted by phone to retrieve her child from school, was informed before she got there that her son was already being detained […]