The Most Violent City in America

Inspired by numerous photo essays captured by outsiders, this blog was created by a local city resident to juxtapose the negative perception of one of America's great cities.

This is "The Most Violent City in America."

This is Flint, Michigan.

This Is One of America's Most Violent Cities -- But That's Only Half the Story

Clearly this “Joel” character is only seeking to profit off of the destruction of other peoples’ lives through some sort of exploitative, criminal behavior! After all, isn’t that what everyone does in this apocalyptic hell?

A massive mob congregates to harvest what few lingering resources exist in this apocalyptic wasteland.

A massive mob congregates to harvest what few lingering resources exist in this apocalyptic wasteland.

Plants are seen overtaking an abandoned home as Flint quickly becomes apocalyptic.

Plants are seen overtaking an abandoned home as Flint quickly becomes apocalyptic.

Must be more of that Flint arson business.

Must be more of that Flint arson business.

Journalism!

Oh hey, I can google and read books, does that mean I can be a journalist too?!

"There it is! Time for some street justice!"

"There it is! Time for some street justice!"

(Source: kyvie)

Growing increasingly frustrated with its lack of access to the criminal justice system, the Mott Foundation building takes justice into its own hands…

Hyphen Flint by James O'Dea | University of Michigan-Flint

I don’t have any snarky comment to add here, I just want to say that it’s always refreshing to see U of M Flint students interested in making this community stronger. We need more students like this! This is definitely a worthwhile read!

itszambraano-xo:

This was so amazing ..

Economic struggles have left Flint residents with few palatable food options, as a result they must forage whatever edible goods can be found throughout the city’s limits.

itszambraano-xo:

This was so amazing ..

Economic struggles have left Flint residents with few palatable food options, as a result they must forage whatever edible goods can be found throughout the city’s limits.

madew-love:

So here’s the booth that Shannon and I shared (well, here’s my half) on the day of the 7th Annual Flint Handmade Holiday Craft Market! I did as well as I expected, but I know I could have sold more! It was a nice change of pace to vend in Flint. The last time I was in Flint was maybe 2-ish years ago? I hope I can get back into doing more shows with Flint Handmade!

A collective of thieves pedal their goods through a comprehensive fence network, allowing them to receive maximum exchange value for their haul.