From: Daily Kos
Wednesday Jan 27, 2016 · 6:31 PM PST
As I sit and post this, I’m watching Rachel Maddow on MSNBC (who blew the lid of the story of the poisoning of Flint MI’s water) host a town hall where she is interviewing experts, the Mayor — and doing so with a live audience that is asking her guests questions.
If the great investigative print journalists of the past were around today, this is exactly the format they would have used to expose unfair labor practices, child labor abuse, poverty, racism, etc.
I know we are in the middle of a Presidential campaign, but this is about our kids. Yes, there is a political element, and I cannot believe the FBI isn’t investigating their idiot tea party Governor (who’s people caused the problem) and ignored the science — but this is so much deeper than that: MORE