Standing Rock: The Environmental and Social Justice Consequences of Fracking and the Dakota Access Pipeline

“You can live without money. You can live without oil. But you can’t live without water.”  – Standing Rock Youth [1]  In May of 2016, a multi-billion dollar corporation, Energy Transfer Partners, began construction on the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) project, despite long standing opposition from the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe of North and South […]

The great awakening has begun

I was just thinking all the same thoughts as outlined below and was about to write an article on this. Now I dont have to! (ed.) Tim Bryant, Guest Waking Times Browsing through history, it’s very clear that the world has undergone many monumental shifts in society that have uprooted it’s very foundation in place […]

Pharmaceutical drugs in tap water

This article comes from the US but a similar situation exists here, viz. the words of the professor from Brunel University, London quoted below. All the same chemicals are used here and the water purification at municiple level cannot deal with these substances as they often are very minute in size and cannot be extracted. […]