Leslie Samuelrich

Leslie Samuelrich is the chief of staff of Corporate Accountability International. www.stopcorporateabuse.org

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Monday, February 21, 2011
Tap Water's Budget Bottleneck
Washington is humming with debate about how to trim the debt without stunting our economic recovery. Yet somehow, with all the recent rancor over spending cuts, pundits and politicians have largely overlooked one of our most essential public services--supplying the public with clean tap water. Interestingly, House lawmakers, who control many federal purse strings for the nation's water supplies, spend nearly $1 million a year on bottled water.
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Monday, October 18, 2010
Big Food's Blame Game
Corporations spend hundreds of millions of dollars each year marketing a dangerous product to America's children. No one disputes the danger of the product. No one disputes that the marketing successfully convinces millions of kids to use the product. Yet these same corporations deny that they're endangering our children. Instead, they're blaming parents. It's mom's fault. Or dad's.
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