The Story of Bottled Water (2010)

The Story of Bottled Water (2010)

The Story of Bottled Water (2010) The Story of Bottled Water, released on March 22, 2010 (World Water Day) employs the Story of Stuff style to tell the story of manufactured demand—how you get Americans to buy more than half a billion bottles of water every week when it already flows from the tap. Over five minutes, the film explores the bottled water industry’s attacks on tap water and its use of seductive, environmental-themed advertising…

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Voices of Humanity

Voices of Humanity

Voices of Humanity Gaia Journey is trekking the Pan American Highway by car from Alaska to Argentina. We are capturing the burgeoning voice of the human spirit that is emerging and living their destiny! Living the change we all wish to see in the world. Our aim is to nurture these connections, giving everyone a voice and creating a network of empowered humans across North and South America. Contact them or donate at greatworkjourney@gmail.com.

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Ecology Emerges: Peter Berg

Ecology Emerges: Peter Berg Peter Berg was one of the original San Francisco Diggers and went on to co-found the Planet Drum Foundation. He was at the first UN Conference on the Environment in Stockholm Sweden in 1972, was one of the originators of Bioregionalism, and has been at the heart of many ecological battles, including California’s Peripheral Canal. This is part of the “Ecology Emerges” oral history interview collection by Shaping San Francisco, tracing…

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Pickaxe – The Cascadia Free State Story

Pickaxe – The Cascadia Free State Story

Pickaxe – The Cascadia Free State Story   Directed by Tim Lewis & Tim Ream. Pickaxe documents the struggle to halt logging at Warner Creek, a federally protected forest in Oregon. Following a suspicious fire in 1991 that cleared the land, Congress suspended environmental regulations to allow logging in the area. Since arson was determined to be the cause of the fire, however, activists argued that logging at Warner Creek was illegal and should be…

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