Environment

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Changing Tides

An Ecologist's Journey to Make Peace with the Anthropocene

Change the story and change the future – merging science and Indigenous knowledge to steer us towards a more benign Anthropocene. As humanity marches on, causing mass extinctions and … 220 View

There’s Something in the Water

Environmental Racism in Indigenous and Black Communities

In “There’s Something In The Water”, Ingrid R. G. Waldron examines the legacy of environmental racism and its health impacts in Indigenous and Black communities in Canada, using … 183 View
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A Rising Tide Lifts All Boats?

From: There's Something in the Water

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Strategic Inadvertence and Other Shortcomings of the Environmental Justice Lens in Nova Scotia 20 $2.00 Add
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Gravity Suspended

From: Changing Tides

Humans have changed the world irrevocably, yet our potential to cause even further change is still latent. When it comes down to the blows, the next many millennia on Earth will reflect the … 12 $1.20 Add
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Framing the Shot

From: Damming the Peace

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B.C. filmmaker and photographer Alex Harris shares how she came to document the controversial Site C Dam under construction in B.C.’s Peace River Valley. Wroking with a handful of … 9 $0.90 Add
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Environmental Noxiousness, Racial Inequities, and Community Health Project

From: There's Something in the Water

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Blurring the Boundaries between Community and the Ivory Tower 16 $1.60 Add
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Introduction

From: Damming the Peace

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In the Introduction, author Wendy Holm describes the Site C dam project in B.C. and summarizes the impacts and effects of the project which are analyzed and critiqued in other chapters of the … 5 $0.50 Add
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Resisting Least Resistance

From: Changing Tides

Personal evolution in dealing with Inside Knowledge—the heaviness of knowing, in intimate detail, the damage caused by human actions on the planet. In doing so, it introduces the notion of … 12 $1.20 Add
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A History of Violence

From: There's Something in the Water

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Indigenous and Black Conquest, Dispossession, and Genocide in Settler-Colonial Nations 16 $1.60 Add
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Rethinking Waste

From: There's Something in the Water

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Mapping Racial Geographies of Violence on the Colonial Landscape 13 $1.30 Add
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“That’s How We See It”

Trauma and Indigenous Resistance

From: Damming the Peace

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Journalist Andrew MacLeod interviews respected First Nations leader Helen Knott about the impact of the Site C dam under construction in B.C.’s Peace River Valley on her community, and in … 17 $1.70 Add
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Not In My Backyard

From: There's Something in the Water

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The Politics of Race, Place, and Waste in Nova Scotia 23 $2.30 Add
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The Exuberance of Herring

From: Changing Tides

A scientist working full time with the Heiltsuk, Kitasoo/Xai’xais, Nuxalk and Wuikinuxv Nations of BC’s central coast. Its themes include: A brief history of colonialism and its disruption of … 19 $1.90 Add
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Sacrificial Lives

From: There's Something in the Water

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New Environmental Racism Gets Under the Skin 19 $1.90 Add
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Sculpted by River and Story

From: Changing Tides

This chapter is based on my research collaborations with coastal First Nations and academics on herring. 11 $1.10 Add
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Beautiful Protest

From: Changing Tides

This Chapter will draw parallels between BC’s coastal First Nations and other Indigenous groups who have been integrating the traditional and the modern (including science) to reclaim the … 14 $1.40 Add