The vultures are circling. As people in Flint, Michigan organize to demand justice from a system that failed them horrifically, the private water industry is jockeying to position itself as the solution—not just in Flint, but nationwide. …
A coalition of citizens is asking Tampa General Hospital to get rid of its McDonald’s fast food franchise; but the hospital says it can’t because of a long-term contract.
Elena Cuadros, with Corporate Accountability International, was part of a group of about ten people who held signs and delivered more than one thousand petitions Wednesday morning.
There's a full-on Mac attack against McDonald's inside Tampa General Hospital.
It's being called the "Value the Meal" campaign.
"It doesn't make sense to have fast food inside a hospital," said Elena Cuadros, with Corporate Accountability International. "Hospitals are a place for people to heal and seeing a junk food brand inside gives a false health association."…
Labour and civil society groups including African Women Wash Network (AWWHN) and Echoes of Women in Africa (EWN) Thursday took to the streets of Lagos to condemn plans by the Lagos State Government and the World Bank to privatise water resources in the state.