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Food & Water Watch

Critics Warn $15 Billion Merger of Global Water Giants Would Create 'Dangerous Corporate Monopoly'

"Veolia's plan to dominate public water services all across the globe is becoming a terrifying reality."

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·

John Kerry Urged to Help End Flow of Finance From Wall Street to Industries Fueling Climate Crisis

"A climate action approach that seeks to partner with Wall Street without also holding it accountable is no longer credible in 2021."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·

Biden's Cloudy Climate Vision

Troubling signs that the White House won’t go big enough in the fight against climate chaos.

Mark Schlosberg ·

Big Oil's Embrace of Carbon Pricing Called PR Ploy to 'Avoid Real, Effective Climate Action'

"This is yet another greenwashing tactic wielded by the fossil fuel industry to distract from their disproportionate responsibility for the climate crisis."

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·

US Water Shutoff Moratorium May Have Prevented Nearly 500,000 Covid-19 Cases: Study

"These findings should move us to fight even harder for water justice everywhere."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·

House Dems Urged to Cut 'Fossil Fuels and False Solutions' From CLEAN Future Act

Over 300 groups called the bill a "prime example of the type of half-measure we must avoid."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·

'Unfortunate, If Not Unexpected': Biden Criticized for Resuming Public Land Drilling Permits

"We call on President Biden to keep his promise: a full and complete ban on fracking and fossil fuel extraction on public lands. Full stop."

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·

'Historic and Hopeful Moment': Senate Confirms Haaland as Interior Secretary

One campaigner called her confirmation "a tremendous win for Indigenous communities, the waters, parks, and lands across our country, and the climate."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·

A 'Green New Dud'? Progressives Warn House Climate Bill 'Fails to Grasp the Fundamental Truth' of Planetary Crisis

"Democrats should be making a big, bold push on climate—and the CLEAN Future Act is simply not strong enough."

Brett Wilkins, staff writer ·

Biden Urged to Back 'Bold, Reparative' Water Justice Bill

"Grave crises require robust solutions, and this is just what the WATER Act provides."

Andrea Germanos, staff writer ·