The water infrastructure bill introduced in the Senate in February 2002 makes federal assistance for water systems conditional on the recipient's consideration of privatization. This language jeopardizes public access to safe and affordable drinking water.
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The following is an idea for a simple, traditional mail protest against the tyranny of the World Trade Organization. Perhaps the mail-based protest isn't the most effective in the world... but in great enough numbers, who knows?
As activists gathered in New York City to protest the World Economic Forum, people gathered at Faneuil Hall to speak about the impact corporate globalization and the recession were having in Massachusetts. The unifying theme of all the testimonies is the eroding conditions of life for working people.
This spirited demonstration denounced Star’s CEO Ross McLaren for management's campaign to stop union organizing. The tactics, which have led to a formal complaint by the National Labor Relations Board, have ranged from performing surveillance on workers’ organizing activity to attempts to misrepresent and discredit the union by forcing workers to attend anti-union meetings and watch anti-union videos.