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Meera Karunananthan | In Barcelona last week, 50 water justice activists, trade unionists, researchers and water operators from 29 countries gathered to share strategies aimed at promoting democratic public water.
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Photo: Paul Alofs
Alan Sears | Capitalism, however passionate, is a system based on dividing the world into those who control resources and those who don't. "Passion capital" is just privatization in sheep's clothing.
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Redeye Collective | The Canada Health Accord is the mechanism that has ensured Canadians enjoy equal standards of health care across the country. Now the federal government plans to let it expire.
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Redeye Collective | Maude Barlow is the national chairperson of the Council of Canadians. She was in Vancouver on October 10 to celebrate the launch of the final installment in her trilogy on water, Blue Future.
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Redeye Collective | A petition signed by more than 24,000 people won them the right to vote on municipal plans to build the new waste water plant as a public private partnership. The vote takes place tomorrow.
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Toby Sanger | Canada is now the second biggest market for public-private partnerships (P3s) in the world, as a recent Conference Board report showed.
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Photo: The public forum. Photo by Archana Rampure.
Brent Patterson | Close to 500 people gathered this week for a panel discussion on the upcoming public-private partnership (P3) referendum in Regina.
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Scott Neigh | Jeremy Campbell talks about the efforts by Regina Water Watch to keep a new wastewater facility public -- they have forced a referendum, and they intend to win it.
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Simon Enoch | In the continuing cavalcade of P3 proponents adorning the Leader-Post's opinion page, today's edition comes to us from the champion privatizers at the Fraser Institute.
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Photo: Robert Ciavarro/flickr
Simon Enoch | On July 19, Regina city clerk Joni Swidnicki announced that the Regina Water Watch petition to force a referendum on the City's plan to for a new wastewater treatment had been deemed invalid.
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Steven Shrybman | Jeffrey Simpson doesn't seem to understand -- or want to understand the pitfalls of private health care delivery. Here's how he gets it wrong, says Steven Shrybman.
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Redeye Collective | A new bill in the B.C. legislature would make it easier for forest companies to create new tree farm licences and gain private property rights over the land they use.