Pediatrician Who Exposed Flint Water Crisis Shares Her ‘Story Of Resistance’

Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha spearheaded efforts to publicize and address the water crisis in Flint, Mich.

After warning of elevated lead levels in her patients in Flint, Mich., Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha faced a backlash: “The state said that I was an unfortunate researcher, that I was causing near-hysteria.”

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