Just a few months after traveling to the Greek island of Chios as a volunteer to help with the refugee crisis Josh Newton turns his compassion and prodigious talents to an issue closer to home: the Flint water crisis.
Here's how he started his tale of woe, bureaucratic indifference, and incompetence on 6 April:
Just in like Greece, where to begin?
The first day was not such a shock to the system that my first night
working on Chios was, but I can definitely say that it was an eye-opening experience on a few levels. I think I have to start by explaining the problem, however, for any of what I write after to make sense. This is it in a nutshell, according to my own understanding...
You can follow his journal here.
"We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give." - Sir Winston Churchill