- Community advocates say that Flint residents are victims of "environmental racism"
- Flint was neglected because it is 57% black and 41.5% poor, advocates say
- "Absolutely not," Republican Gov. Rick Snyder says of accusations
(CNN)The contamination of drinking water in Flint, Michigan, has so outraged community advocates that they now pose a powerful question: Was the city neglected because it is mostly black and about 40% poor?