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... gas became North American oil and gas and we have very little control of it," said Maude Barlow, honorary chair of the Council of Canadians, ...
... gas became North American oil and gas and we have very little control of it," said Maude Barlow, honorary chair of the Council of Canadians, ...

... gas became North American oil and gas and we have very little control of it," said Maude Barlow, honorary chair of the Council of Canadians, ...
Maude Barlow, honorary chairperson of the Council of Canadians is wrong to say that bottled-water producers have told Canadians that tap ...
In an interview with CBC radio, Maude Barlow, Chairperson of the Council of Canadians, said the big water companies have done a great job ...
Bottled water was the main source of drinking water for close to 20 per cent of GTA homes between 2009 and 2015, after dropping down from ...

Canadians must face impending fresh water crisis: Maude Barlow ... Maude Barlow says Canada has 'not cared for our water in this country at ...
The federal Standing Committee on Transport, Infrastructure and Communities recently released its long-awaited recommendations on whether ...
H2O advocate and Council of Canadians chair Maude Barlow maps out Canada's water apocalypse in her new book, Boiling Point: ...
Maude Barlow, chairperson of the Council of Canadians, passionate water rights activist and award-winning author, will be in B.C.
The first web conference will begin at 9 a.m. on Thursday morning and feature keynote speaker Maude Barlow who is a political activist, author, policy critic and a former United Nations Senior advisor on Water.
"Many people blame water shortages on climate change and for sure that is an important factor," Maude Barlow, national chairperson of the Council of Canadians and chair of the board of Food and Water Watch, told teleSUR.
And, the Council of Canadians Chair, Maude Barlow, has written extensively on the world water crisis and environmental issues over the years including her most recent book 'Boiling Point ' , which demonstrates that Canada is already in the midst of our ...
Barbara Boxer; Maude Barlow, a former United Nations senior adviser; Winston Halapuais, the archbishop and primate of the Diocese of Polynesia and Aotearoa New Zealand; Katharine Hayhoe, a climate scientist; Christiania Peppard, an expert on the ...
Speakers will include Maude Barlow, a political activist, author, former United Nations senior advisor on water, and chair of the board of Washington-based Food and Water Watch; Dr.
"Since TransCanada has suspended the lawsuit - not ended it - the company will always have that sword hanging over the U.S. government if it doesn't get its way," Maude Barlow, chairperson of the Council of Canadians, said in a statement. Much of the ...

FYI, past speakers have included Steve Jobs' biographer Walter Isaacson, conservationist Maude Barlow, New York Times best-selling author Susan Cain, landscape photographer John Fielder, and Colorado Supreme Court Justice Nancy Rice.
Meanwhile the Council of Canadians said the deal was completed in total obscurity. Chairwoman Maude Barlow said the costs to the Canadian health-care system and Municipalities are unknown and that the U.K.
But then you get other voices. I read a piece this weekend in which Maude Barlow, head of the Council of Canadians, criticized the Canada-Europe free trade deal.
Maude Barlow, national chairperson of the Council of Canadians, speaks at a counter summit to the Conservative convention in Calgary, Alta.
Case in point: Maude Barlow, chair of the Council of Canadians and an ardent free-trade critic, said groups such as hers would continue to oppose the deal.
Maude Barlow, chair of the Council of Canadians, said groups such as hers would continue to oppose the deal. "European opposition to CETA is strong and 38 national and regional parliaments still have to ratify the deal," she said in a statement.
Maude Barlow, chair of the Council of Canadians, said groups such as hers would continue to oppose the deal. "European opposition to CETA is strong and 38 national and regional parliaments still have to ratify the deal," she said in a statement.
Maude Barlow, chair of the Council of Canadians, said groups such as hers would continue to oppose the deal. "European opposition to CETA is strong and 38 national and regional parliaments still have to ratify the deal," she said in a statement.
Case in point: Maude Barlow, chair of the Council of Canadians and an ardent free-trade critic, said groups such as hers would continue to oppose the deal.
But Council of Canadians chair and former UN special adviser on water Maude Barlow warns that Americans can expect "a mad dash to exploit natural resources, whatever the environmental cost.
Maude Barlow, national chairperson of the Council of Canadians says, "For years, we have seen the ravages of NAFTA. It's time to put an end to the Chapter 11 corporate lawsuits that have cost Canada millions of dollars, eroded our environmental and ...
But with Donald Trump poised to sign an executive order calling for the renegotiation of NAFTA, and the U.S. facing a huge and growing water crisis, the Council's Maude Barlow says water is vulnerable to potential export demands. "There is legislation ...
Even the Council of Canadians' Maude Barlow has seized the Trump moment to get movement on files that stalled badly under "progressive" champions like Barack Obama.
Maude Barlow is the national chairperson of the Council of Canadians, an organization that promotes economic and social justice.
In Canada, it was progressives, such as labour leader Bob White and Maude Barlow, chairperson of the Council of Canadians, who fought against such agreements in the 1980s and early 1990s.
As Maude Barlow states in Blue Planet, we need to "protect water for people and the planet." Water conservation needs to be our focus not water depletion.
Maude Barlow head of the Council has been actively tweeting about the renegotiations. A sample tweet: "NAFTA renegotiation must remove Chapter 11 that gives corporations the right to sue governments.
progressive groups campaigned hard against the 12-nation trade agreement that they said threatened public health, environmental protections, and human rights while handing a big win to corporate interests.
Chapter 11 is a symbol of that," says Maude Barlow, National Chairperson of the Council of Canadians. "But negotiating behind closed doors is not going to solve the problem.
The drive for privatization in Canada is adulterated by the intrusion of the spirit of Libertarian principles and a powerful corporate sector that insulates itself from public exposure and commitment to the community.
Maude Barlow - National Chairperson of the Council of Canadians. Robert Bateman - Canadian painter and artist. Officer of the Order of Canada (1984).
... others, Neil Young, Ed Broadbent, David Suzuki and Maude Barlow - that also urged the new minister to "implement the key recommendation of the parliamentary committee and move to a system of proportional representation for the next federal election.
The Gods in Whom They Trusted, The Disintegrative Effects of capitalism is already available at BookLore, and over 50 review copies are going to various organizations, magazines, and professors like David Suzuki and Maude Barlow and the Council of ...
I do however have a few ideas, outlined recently with Council of Canadians National Chairperson Maude Barlow, on ways to improve NAFTA for all working people, but I suspect that's not what Trump is talking about.
The excellent article by Jerry Dias and Maude Barlow makes the case for the renegotiation of NAFTA. What remains to be seen is which political party will support their point of view.
A joint column in the Toronto Star by Unifor President Jerry Dias and the Council of Canadians' Maude Barlow on the key principles of a progressive alternative to NAFTA.
"The true test of Trump's standing-up-for-the-working-class mettle will come when, and if, he follows through with his promise to renegotiate or scrap the North American Free Trade Agreement," write Jerry Dias and Maude Barlow. (TIMOTHY A. CLARY ...
... deal would give too much power to multinationals to sue EU governments, and would compromise labour and environmental standards, made him the darling of anti-globalization advocates on both sides of the Atlantic, including Canadian Maude Barlow.
Maude Barlow's new book Boiling Point reminds Canadians that while we have 20 per cent of the world's water, some of it is not accessible, not usable and not necessarily renewable.
Maude Barlow's new book Boiling Point reminds Canadians that while we have 20 per cent of the world's water, some of it is not accessible, not usable and not necessarily renewable.
This view that protecting water is more "red tape" or a "burden" demonstrates what Council of Canadians National Chairperson Maude Barlow calls the myth of abundance. governments and companies assume that water resources are endless. Governments ...
Some of the world's top scientists are refuting claims by Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne that attempts to clean up mercury contamination upstream of the Grassy Narrows First Nation, north of Kenora, could make the situation worse.
Council of Canadians chairperson Maude Barlow attended the meeting to oppose the city's public-private partnership effort and said, "If the right to water is to be honoured, it is crucial to keep municipal water services in public hands and to maintain ...


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