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5 January 2011

Northern Ireland water crisis: Privatisation agenda wrecks service utility

A PROTEST was held outside Northern Ireland Water in Belfast on Monday 3 January to demand emergency action to guarantee the immediate reconnection of water to homes...

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5 January 2011

Private ownership, public pollution

A STUDY in the USA has found that tap water in 31 out of 35 major cities contains exceedingly high levels of chromium 6 - a highly toxic and carcinogenic substance associated with waste contamination from the heavy metals industry...

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23 November 2010

Cholera epidemic sparks clashes between Haitians and UN troops

VIOLENT CLASHES in Haiti between protesters and United Nations troops on 14 November left at least two dead and 16 wounded in the country's second city, Cap-Haitien, writes Niall Mulholland, CWI.

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24 November 2009

Flood chaos in Cumbria

ONLY FOUR years after devastating floods forced thousands from their homes across the county, the heaviest rainfall on record brought rivers crashing over their banks and through people's homes, writes A Cumbrian resident.

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Climate change demo December 2007, photo Paul Mattsson

Climate change demo December 2007, photo Paul Mattsson

15 September 2009

Big business to blame for climate change

CLIMATE CHANGE is already with us. Temperatures are increasing, polar ice caps melting, glaciers retreating, sea levels rising, biodiversity being lost, food production being threatened, water scarcity...

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31 March 2009

Fast News

Another fine mess THE TAKEOVER of failed Dunfermline building society by Nationwide has landed the public with a whacking 1.6 billion bill...

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11 February 2009

Fast news

Australia bush fires: AUSTRALIA'S STATE and federal governments have blamed arsonists for the devastating bush fires. However, the vast majority were a result of the extreme weather conditions. Did these governments do everything...

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10 December 2008

Water - essential of life or blue gold?

Flooding in Gloucester, photo Chris Moore

Lack of flood prevention investment by Severn Trent Water was a prime factor in the floods in Gloucestershire, photo Chris Moore

FRESH WATER IS now talked of in some business circles as 'blue gold', just as oil is called 'black gold'. In these three articles, ROGER SHRIVES draws attention to some of the issues arising from the scandalous private exploitation of water, and calls for water supplies and sewerage to be taken out of the hands of profit-making multinationals.

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2 October 2008

Cuts and privatisation threaten new floods

TWO YEARS after they were first flooded, Gloucester residents Martin Ison and Tina Spiers are still cramped into the upstairs of their house while below reeks of damp and looks like a building site, writes Chris Moore, Gloucestershire.

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3 September 2008

Water quality threat to health

FOR THE third time in three years, an outbreak of the parasite cryptosporidium has hit water supplies in Gwynedd and Anglesey, writes Iain Dalton.

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11 June 2008

Sudan's poor paying the price for oil

THE BATTLE for control of oil resources is threatening the very future of Sudan. Tens of thousands have been forced out of their homes and the town of Abyei has been destroyed in fighting between the Northern government's Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF), writes Naomi Byron.

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16 April 2008

Water 'regulators' hide real prices

ONE OF the many myths about privatisation is that privatised industries are 'regulated' to stop them carrying out anti-social activities...

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9 April 2008

News in brief

CIVIL SERVANTS union PCS general secretary Mark Serwotka has called for trade unionists to pile pressure on the Labour government later this month, writes Rob Rooney.

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29 November 2007

In brief: Who safeguards safety?

THE COURTS disqualify company directors who risk cash hundreds of times more often than directors who risk people's health and safety, says the Health and Safety Executive...

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22 November 2007

News in brief

Unfair pack: THE GOVERNMENT has underwritten Northern Rock by billions of pounds. But up to 150,000 low income people who are owed money after last year's collapse...

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9 August 2007

Floods: Profits rise, workers pay

Flood waters have subsided in most areas and electricity has been restored. Running water has been returned to most homes in the county, but we can't drink it, wash-up in it nor clean our teeth with it yet... By John Ewers, Gloucestershire Socialist Party

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24 July 2007

New Labour ignored flood warnings

Caution wet floor - flooding in the centre of Gloucester, photo Chris Moore

Caution wet floor - flooding in the centre of Gloucester, photo Chris Moore

Flood crisis: Across Gloucestershire 350,000 people have been left without water for at least a week and 50,000 without power...

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24 July 2007

Government cuts add to flooding crisis

At Mount Priory in Gloucester people have been flooded three times in 18 months, so they set up an action group. Photo Chris Moore

At Mount Priory in Gloucester people have been flooded three times in 18 months, so they set up an action group. Photo Chris Moore

Editorial: AT THE time of writing, the worst floods in Britain in modern history are still causing havoc...

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19 July 2007

Can flood relief get Hull back on its feet?

Flooded with Debt, cartoon by Suz at www.squashdonkey.co.uk

Flooded with Debt, cartoon by Suz at www.squashdonkey.co.uk

"IT'S A drop in the ocean," was how one woman responded to the announcement that Hull would receive 2.1 million in immediate flood relief from the government...

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5 July 2007

Under several feet of flood water - after flood defence budget cut

ON 25 June, the equivalent of one-sixth of a year's rainfall fell on South Yorkshire in 24 hours...

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