The Flintification of America

I recently watched Roger and Me—Micheal Moore’s late-1980s documentary on the economic decline of his hometown of Flint, Michigan—and what upended me is how prophetic the film is. If you want to see what’s happening to America today, have another looksie at Moore’s survey of Flint, Michigan circa 1989. Here it is:

About Santi Tafarella

I teach writing and literature at Antelope Valley College in California.
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1 Response to The Flintification of America

  1. Cody Deitz says:

    He discusses Flint in ‘Capitalism: A Love Story’ as well. Scary stuff indeed.

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