Posts Tagged: water rights
The climate is changing. Can our politics change, too?
The world has enough water for 7 billion people, but not if countries waste, hoard, or weaponize it.
U.S. environmentalists take note: El Salvador's activists proved that a national consensus on environmentalism can be forged one town at a time.
After a long struggle, El Salvador just proved that with enough civil society support, even a very poor country can stand up to powerful global mining firms.
While Israelis water their lawns and swim in Olympic-sized pools, Palestinians a few kilometers away are literally dying of thirst.
How Bolivian protesters and global activists exposed the dark side of global trade pacts and paved the way for the battles to come.
Irish activists fighting a plan to increase the cost of water have an unlikely ally in their corner: the Detroit Water Brigade.
The human race and our planet need a new water ethic.