Posted by: redqueen | June 12, 2009

A World Without Water

I did not think there was anything that could truly shock me any more, but watching A World Without Water has. I have managed to emotionally detach myself from the horrors of war, torture and abuse but watching a young girl crying because she has no friends as her family cannot afford water blind-sided me.
The privatisation of water has to be the greatest crime against humanity in the history of the world. It isn’t just affecting developing countries either, in Detroit, Michigan in the USA there are over 100,000 people without water because they cannot afford it. Water is essential to life and now it is being traded as a commodity. Is the UK exporting water? How long will it be, I wonder, for the insatiable greed for profit to extend it’s grasping claws into our lives…?


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s


~ Archie's Bunker ~

I Sure Hope There's a Sedative For That Thang!!!

Karen's Blog

Just another weblog

Atlas of Ice and Fire

The geography and maps of George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire

Luis T.

“I don't share my thoughts because I think it will change the minds of people who think differently. I share my thoughts to show the people who already think like me that they're not alone.”

My life - various obsessions

Just another weblog



Dáithaí C

Just another weblog


Just another weblog

Anakalian Whims

Meander through My Whimsical Mind

The Accidental Smallholder Diary

Just another weblog

Unbought Delicacies

Just another weblog

Welcome to Squirreldom

Just another weblog

Bridges and Tangents

Looking across the landscape of contemporary culture

Holly Brockwell

Writer, blogger, troublemaker

%d bloggers like this: