Flint, Michigan, A water crisis that started in 2014 due to a change in water sources because it was cheaper. It's still a problem in 2016. Residents have to still have bottle water sent to them for clean water. People shouldn't have to live like this. Residents have protested against their governor that allowed this to happen.
March 22, 2016, three suicide bombings in Brussel, Belgium. This caused quite a bit of turmoil with the subject of letting foreigners in countries and security and how safe we really are. But amongst, all this chaos some positive came out of it when people held vigils, had prayers and came together in this time of fear.
Several blood banks have lines flooding, waiting to give blood to those in need after the nightclub shooting in Orlando. People from all over either donated blood, time, money or just support despite of all the controversies over gun laws and possible terrorists being involved.
The musical, Hamilton, written by Lin-Manuel Miranda about the life of founding father, Alexander Hamilton wins several tony awards. It's diverse cast and broad range of music draws many to theater to experience it at it's best.
"Love is love is love is love is love is love is love is love, cannot be killed or swept aside, now fill the world with music, love and pride"-Lin-Manuel Miranda
Law enforcement come to tie up a BLM protestor from Protest in Baton Rouge. Black lives matter has become a very strong movement over this year over the wrongful killings over African Americans in the United States. It's sparked a lot of controversy over police brutality and what is too far from both sides of the argument.
Stefán Karl or better known as Robbie Rotten from Lazytown has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. Once word got out serval people made a meme about it, but unlike others that usually poke fun and be ironic at the subject in nature, has generated a lot of positivity and kindness. The meme is centered around his character from the show and has help raise awareness about his cancer and have many people donate to help him pay for his treatment.