Pacific Rim is suing El Salvador for up to hundreds of millions of dollars under the U.S.-Central America Free Trade Agreement for not approving a mining license. Since Canada isn't part of this agreement, Pacific Rim opened a subsidiary in Reno, Nevada.
Maude Barlow Speaks About the Campaign to Establish The Great Lakes as a Commons.
Dubious, albeit positive-sounding, promises from the corporate world can't substitute for more meaningful safeguards against corporate abuse.
In addition to poisoning our water, homes, and bodies, fracking is eroding the quality of life in rural America.
There's no safe level of radiation exposure.
House lawmakers, who control the federal purse strings for the nation's water supplies, spend nearly $1 million a year on bottled water.
Boneheaded executives and greed-headed investors might be draining the fresh water supplies where you live.
Our aging water systems are long past due for a major overhaul.
In Italy, and across the world, local water must be administered for the common good of the community - il bene comune - and not treated as a market commodity.
Bottlers need to label the source of their water and provide honest information on their bottles instead of making spurious marketing claims.