#Michigan

  • Article: This 10-Year-Old Just Delivered 135,000 Bottles of Water to Flint Residents
    Water & Sanitation

    This 10-Year-Old Just Delivered 135,000 Bottles of Water to Flint Residents

    By Joe McCarthy|June 5, 2018

    "Yesterday we passed out 135,000 bottles of water to Flint residents in 93 degree heat." Read more

  • Article: Michigan Will Stop Providing Free Bottled Water to Flint Residents
    Water & Sanitation

    Michigan Will Stop Providing Free Bottled Water to Flint Residents

    By Chris Gelardi|April 9, 2018

    But not everyone is certain the city’s water is 100% reliable yet. Read more

  • Article: Detroit May Cut Off Water to 17,461 Households If They Don’t Pay Up
    Water & Sanitation

    Detroit May Cut Off Water to 17,461 Households If They Don’t Pay Up

    By David Brand|April 5, 2018

    The UN has already called the water shutdowns “contrary to human rights.” Read more

  • Article: Michigan Judge Dismisses the Most Serious Charge in the US’s First FGM Case
    Girls & Women

    Michigan Judge Dismisses the Most Serious Charge in the US’s First FGM Case

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 16, 2018

    The two doctors at the center of the case are accused of performing FGM on 7-year-old girls. Read more

  • Article: Fayrouz Saad Could Become the First Muslim Woman in Congress
    Girls & Women

    Fayrouz Saad Could Become the First Muslim Woman in Congress

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 29, 2017

    “While I’m not running an anti-Trump campaign, I believe my campaign is a rebuttal to the rhetoric." Read more

  • Article: Michigan Just Passed 12 New Laws Against FGM
    Girls & Women

    Michigan Just Passed 12 New Laws Against FGM

    By Meghan Werft|July 13, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Globally, 200 million girls and women have undergone FGM. Read more

  • Article: Doctor Charged With FGM Claims First Amendment in Defense
    Girls & Women

    Doctor Charged With FGM Claims First Amendment in Defense

    By Meghan Werft|May 23, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Doctor is accused of cutting girls as young as 7 in religious ceremony. Read more

  • Article: Michigan Is Poised to Outlaw Female Genital Mutilation, But It’s Still Legal in 26 US States
    Girls & Women

    Michigan Is Poised to Outlaw Female Genital Mutilation, But It’s Still Legal in 26 US States

    By Gabriella Canal|May 2, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    That’s not acceptable. Read more