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Harper Will Be a No-Show for UN Climate Summit Next Week
The New York Times editorial board has commented , "The Paris [climate summit in December 2015] may well be the world’s last, best chance to get a grip on a problem that, absent urgent action over the next decade, could spin out of control." Bill McKibben has stated , "In order to spur those talks...
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Despite Calls for Humanity, Detroit Resumes Water Shutoffs
Citizen advocates warn that the "whole world is watching" as city cuts off water to thousands of most impoverished residents
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'Energy East Pipeline': A Ticking Bomb That Threatens Canada's Precious Waterways
"When the pipeline spills, it will seriously endanger our water sources," says Council of Canadians chairperson Maude Barlow
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Leaked Doc Puts Spotlight on Corporate-Friendly Trade Deal
Text of Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement shows how much power corporations could have over municipalities' water
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Canadian Group Delivering Water to Detroit to Protest Shutoffs
Council of Canadians joins movement against city-wide water war
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Poll: Most Canadians Oppose Fracking
Maude Barlow: "It’s time for the federal government to listen and ban the practice”
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