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Brent Patterson | The Council of Canadians is engaging in multiple ways in these key struggles with imminent dates over the next ten weeks.
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Meera Karunananthan | Join the national call-in days and demand that Michigan Governor Rick Snyder and Mayor Duggan end the water shutoffs, restore water to residents and implement the People's Water Affordability Plan.
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Maude Barlow | On October 20, Catarina de Albuquerque, the special rapporteur on the human right to drinking water and sanitation and Leilani Farha, the special rapporteur on housing, visit Detroit.
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Emma Lui | In March, the beleaguered—some would say besieged—city of Detroit, Michigan announced it would begin shutting off water services to between 1,500 and 3,000 households every week.
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Brent Patterson | There have been ongoing concerns that the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department could be privatized. Brent Patterson surveys media reports to get some answers.
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Brent Patterson | Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan has announced a 10-point plan regarding the water shut-offs that have been happening in that city these past months, but his plan falls short.