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Living At the Barricades is a weekly tour of the frontlines of environmental justice. Each week hosts Mark Mattson and Krystyn Tully meet on-air with individuals and groups who are fighting for clean water in their community. Living At the Barricades educates, connects local struggles, and supports the fight for clean air and water.

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Living At the Barricades is a weekly tour of the frontlines of environmental justice. Each week hosts Mark Mattson and Krystyn Tully meet on-air with individuals and groups who are fighting for clean water in their community. Living At the Barricades educates, connects local struggles, and supports the fight for clean air and water.

    Free: Petitcodiac River flows again (Show 16 – 2010)

    Free: Petitcodiac River flows again (Show 16 – 2010)

    In our final full-length episode of the Winter 2010 broadcast season, Waterkeeper takes you to Moncton, New Brunswick. We celebrate the opening of the causeway gates on the famed Petitcodiac Riverkeeper with our friends. The show is packed full of interviews, sounds, speeches, and audio from the causeway celebration. Music in this show Drumming and […]

    Workshop: Waterkeeper and law students team up (Show 15 – 2010)

    Workshop: Waterkeeper and law students team up (Show 15 – 2010)

    To mark the end of the Clean Water Workshop, the Waterkeeper staff chat with our Toronto law students about their work during the 2009-2010 school year. In partnership with Pro Bono Students Canada, U of T, Osgoode, and Queen’s law students work on files for Waterkeeper throughout the school year. Our Toronto students talk about […]

    Antiquated: Ontario’s “modern” law means dark ages for environment (Show 14 – 2010)

    Antiquated: Ontario’s “modern” law means dark ages for environment (Show 14 – 2010)

    Ontario’s new “modernization” law will amend the province’s most important environmental legislation. And, in the process, it will send the province back to the Dark Ages of environmental regulation. Mark and Krystyn review the Ontario government’s proposal and talk about what it means for the future of clean air and water in our province. More […]

    Edwards v DTE: Case Closed (Show 13 – 2010)

    Edwards v DTE: Case Closed (Show 13 – 2010)

    Edwards vs. DTE Energy was one of the most groundbreaking private prosecutions in environmental law. The case against one American coal-fired power plant operator is now closed. We helped to investigate the charges. We tell you how it ended. What it means. Mark and Krystyn speak with Scott Edwards and Doug Martz. Music in this […]

    The taking of the Clearwater River (Show 12 – 2010)

    The taking of the Clearwater River (Show 12 – 2010)

    The Clearwater River is one of Canada’s remaining pristine wilderness rivers. Few places on earth have such historical, cultural, navigable, and ecological value. So why is a Canadian oil company trying to take 17,000 cubic metres of water a day from this precious river? Mark and Krystyn learn more about the taking of the Clearwater […]

    Wind Re-Wind (Show 11 – 2010)

    Wind Re-Wind (Show 11 – 2010)

    It is the year 2040. You are in the middle of Lake Ontario, floating towards the Thousand Islands. What do you see? Miles and miles of uninterrupted shoreline? Or row upon row of white wind turbines? We will know the answer to that question before this year is out. It is 2010. The face of […]

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