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For the future you want: The Council of Canadians' 2015 Voter Guide

The Council of Canadians has created a voter's guide providing a summary political party positions on key issues and a list of questions for activists to ask candidates. The issues in this well in this well-layed out and very informative guide include:

- Protecting water

- Protecting the climate from extreme energy and pipelines

- Defending democracy

- Trade justice

- Saving public health care

Download the guide here

View the Council of Canadians Voting Guide on their website here.

 

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| July 29, 2015
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Redeye

The myth of abundance

June 18, 2015
| Canadian governments act as if fresh water will never run out. Maude Barlow calls this belief the myth of abundance. She details the threats facing our water supply in her new report, "Blue Betrayal."
Length: 13:30 minutes (12.37 MB)
Redeye

Palestinians denied free access to Dead Sea

June 7, 2015
| Multidisciplinary artist Rehab Nazzal has taken a series of pictures of the Dead Sea from Jordan and from the occupied West Bank. In the photographs from the West Bank, we see no water at all.
Length: 12:39 minutes (11.59 MB)
WINGS

Poet and scholar Rita Wong on colonization and water

June 1, 2015
| Wong spoke of walking the tar sands, learning our relations to oil and water, and how both missing and murdered women and missing and murdered watersheds are results of colonization.
Length: 29:30 minutes (40.53 MB)
Image: Flickr/CouncilofCanadians
| May 28, 2015
Photo of Desert Mirage by Brocken Inaglory
| April 23, 2015
face2face

Bradley Pierik on wealth, water and the marketplace

April 22, 2015
| Today we talk about water, social enterprise and rational optimism. Bradley tells us about his passion for clean water and why he believes that more equality is fundamentally a good thing.
Length: 45:20 minutes (51.9 MB)
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