Tag Archives: Water

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    Like Croatia, Detroit Should Cancel Debts of the Poorest

    This post originally appeared on JustinWedes.com Croatia, a small Mediterranean country of 4.4 million, just did an amazing thing: it wiped clean the debts of its 60,000 poorest citizens. Their Deputy Prime Minister, Milanka Opacic,¬†announced: They will be given a chance for a new start without a burden of debt. The move will unfreeze bank […]

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    Turning Ms. Connie’s Water Back On

    With help from the Detroit Water Brigade and small donors from around the world, one more Detroiter has running water and peace of mind again. Learn more about how we’re helping Detroit turn the water back on: http://detroitwaterbrigade.org/waf/ Video by KC Burns, Detroit