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When corporations take control of public water systems, they put profit over people. Watch The Story of Water: Who Controls ...

As federal investment in our water systems has declined precipitously, corporations like Veolia and Suez have marketed water privatization, including in the form of "public-private partnerships," as a solution to cities' water woes. But case after case shows that privatizing public water is risky business for mayors, city governments, and residents.  

By Amanda Mills for Nation of Change. The 2011 “Water Bottle Ban” gave national parks the allowance to prohibit the ...

By Andrea Germanos for Common Dreams. Water is a public good and belongs in public hands. That’s the message from ...

When corporations take control of public water systems, they put profit over people. Watch The Story of Water: Who Controls ...

Following a years-long resident-led campaign to keep Pittsburgh’s water public, Mayor Bill Peduto released a letter declaring that Pittsburgh’s water ...

By Laura McDermott for MLive. FLINT, MI — Engineering consultants recommended changes in Flint’s water treatment that directly triggered the ...

Most nations have banded together to tackle the crisis, but the U.S. keeps undermining their efforts. By Dominique Mosbergen for ...

Today, people from Flint are marching for justice and accountability in Michigan’s capital. Join with them in solidarity by making a gift to Flint Rising.

Lueman Carlson, Water Pipes, The WATER Act

Congress is considering a bold bill that would advance water justice across the U.S., reinvigorate our public water systems, and promote democratic, community control. Urge elected officials to support The WATER Act now.