A World Without Water

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by Craig Mackintosh
permaculturenews.org
January 12, 2013

Little Waterfall

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The law of supply and demand has been the basis of economic activity for millennia. In the context of our present economy, with its skewed, profit-centric priorities, this means that scarcity is profitable, and abundance is not. It’s an absurd reality, but one we see played out in almost every area of our lives on a daily basis. When this absurdity is applied to a resource as fundamentally existential as water, some people get rich, while others suffer and die.

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Blue Gold World Water Wars (2008; must-see)

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Warning

This video may contain images depicting the reality and horror of war/violence and should only be viewed by a mature audience.

Note: replaced video Oct. 22, 2017

Water Flow 2

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www.bluegold-worldwaterwars.com

Emwiz Media on Mar 14, 2017

“…In every corner of the globe, we are polluting, diverting, pumping, and wasting our limited supply of fresh water at an expediential level as population and technology grows. The rampant overdevelopment of agriculture, housing and industry increase the demands for fresh water well beyond the finite supply, resulting in the desertification of the earth.

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Killer Cola: Coca Cola Exposed!

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Updated: added another video July 27, 2012

Note: video is no longer available

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Killer Coca Cola’s Random Facts:
*Worked with Nazis
*Coca Cola agents killed protesters
*The drug from the coca plant cocaine was used in the drink.
*Depleted water from small villages across the world
*Continued to allow illegal child labour
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