In the New York Times’ panel “Washing Up: Ensuring Universal Access to Water, Sanitation and Hygiene,” Oscar winner Matt Damon discussed global water equity at COP26. Damon was joined by Gary White, and Rose Wamalwa to talk about water’s impact on the climate crisis.
With climate change ravaging the country, eco-friendly farming is no longer a pipe dream but a necessity to maintain the land. Cannabis brand Paradiso is implementing needed changes to cultivate the healthiest forms of the plant for the earth and consumers alike.
The DAPL is an oil route stretching from North Dakota to Illinois, notably coming within a mile of the reservation of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe. The pipeline threatens their water resources, surrounding wildlife, in addition to religious and spiritual ties to the land.
With the advent of forums, and other community sharing sites, black, queer, and otherwise marginalized people have the opportunity to find a safe haven and treasure trove of mental health resources that they otherwise would not have had access to.