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UPDATE: Major speeches by Maude Barlow this past year

Over the past nine months, Council of Canadians chairperson Maude Barlow has delivered numerous key speeches that give inspiration and insight into our campaigns against mining injustices, water privatization, the Canada-European Union free trade deal, the Keystone XL pipeline and the dismantling of the Canadian Wheat Board, as well as for the recognition of the Great Lakes as a commons, water justice, the Canada Health Accord we want, and much more.

To watch, hear and read those speeches, please see below:

– Opening remarks to ‘Shout Out Against Mining Injustice’ conference in Vancouver, BC, June 1,

– Speech on ‘Great Lakes Need Great Friends’ in Tiny Township, ON (video), May 30,

– Speech to the Alternative World Water Forum in Marseille, France (video), March 15,

– Speech at the Beyond Acute Care conference, Edmonton, AB (video), February 25,

– Speech on public health care in Victoria, BC (audio), January 16,

– Speech on The Future of Water in the Mercosur, Florianopolis, Brazil (text), November 9,

– Speech opposing the Keystone XL pipeline delivered near the White House in Washington, DC (video and text), November 6,

– Speech to the CUPE National convention, Vancouver, BC (text), November 2,

– Speech in defence of the Canadian Wheat Board, Winnipeg, MB (video), October 28,

– Speech at ‘Indignez-Vous!’ conference in Montreal, PQ (video), October 21,

– Speech opposing CETA in Victoria, BC (video), October 13,

– Speech against CETA and water privatization in Abbotsford, BC (video), October 12,

For these and other speeches as they are posted, please go here.