Jun 18, 2015

The myth of abundance

Canadian governments act as if fresh water will never run out. Maude Barlow calls this belief the myth of abundance. She details the threats facing our water supply in her new report, "Blue Betrayal."

Theatre performance: 'The Watershed'

Jul 7, 2015 to Jul 20, 2015
Berkeley Street Theatre
26 Berkeley Street
Toronto , ON
43° 39' 2.394" N, 79° 21' 49.9212" W
Ontario CA
From the creators of the acclaimed SEEDS, The Watershed follows an artist and a country struggling to chart a sustainable course for environmental stewardship.
Jun 7, 2015

Palestinians denied free access to Dead Sea

Multidisciplinary artist Rehab Nazzal has taken a series of pictures of the Dead Sea from Jordan and from the occupied West Bank. In the photographs from the West Bank, we see no water at all.
Jun 1, 2015
Poet and scholar Rita Wong

Poet and scholar Rita Wong on colonization and water

Wong spoke of walking the tar sands, learning our relations to oil and water, and how both missing and murdered women and missing and murdered watersheds are results of colonization.
Apr 23, 2015
Photo of Desert Mirage by Brocken Inaglory

Water funding in federal budget a mirage

Emma Lui
Budget 2015 actually allocates very little to water protection. The massive cuts to water departments and programs overall overshadow what little funding there actually is.
Apr 21, 2015

Documentary 'Fractured Land' premieres next week

Emma Lui
Fractured Land tells the story of Caleb Behn, who is Eh Cho Dene and Dunne-Za from Treaty 8 Territory, and his struggle in defending his territory from fracking operations.
Apr 22, 2015
Bradley Pierik  on Wealth, Water and The MarketPlace

Bradley Pierik on wealth, water and the marketplace

Today we talk about water, social enterprise and rational optimism. Bradley tells us about his passion for clean water and why he believes that more equality is fundamentally a good thing.


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