Tag Archives: water privatization

Ellen Dannin: Privateers Make a Water Grab

Facing increasing opposition abroad, over the past several decades, global water privatizers like Veolia and Suez have begun to see U.S. cities as expansion markets. These corporations have aggressively interfered in the democratic governance of water and have sought to trap cities in unfavorable privatization contracts. By Ellen Dannin, Portside | News Analysis  Truthout.org  November […]

Privatization: Even the Rain

PM Privatization: Even the Rain by Polly Mann    WAMM Newsletter  A friend invited me to a movie, providing no details about it but assuring me that I would like it. Its quixotic name, Even the Rain,* was never explained, but as the plot evolved it became obvious. The film plays out against a background of […]