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EventsBook Club: “Unbottled: The Fight against Plastic Water and for Water Justice”

Thursday, March 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Sunday, June 16, 2024 EDT at 7:00pm

| $150

Daniel Jaffee’s book “Unbottled: The Fight against Plastic Water and for Water Justice” examines corporate water bottling, its impact on social justice and the numerous movements and justice advocates fighting for a water justice future.

Join the Water Watchers’ Unbottled Book Club, where we’ll be delving deep into Daniel Jaffee’s book over the course of 5 monthly sessions with featured guests from  the front lines of the fights against corporate water bottling and for water justice. In each session you will hear from different featured guests who will guide and enhance our conversation with experiential insights from their movements.

Register today to hear from the cast of incredible and inspiring speakers:

  • Daniel Jaffee – Associate Professor of Sociology and author of  Unbottled: The Fight against Plastic Water and for Water Justice (the Book Club book!) 
  • Maude Barlow – Canadian author and water justice activist
  • Gina Luster –  Grassroots organizer and co-founder of Flint Rising
  • Whitney Kalama – Co-founder of Columbia River Treaty Natives Against Nestlé in Cascade Locks
  • Klarice Westley –  Co-founder of Wanapum Fishing People Against Nestlé
  • Dawn Martin-Hill –  Dr. Dawn Martin-Hill holds a PhD in Cultural Anthropology and a co-founder of the Indigenous Studies Program at McMaster University. She is the inaugural Paul R. McPherson Indigenous Studies Chair.
  • Mike Balkwill – Expert Campaigner in the Say No To Nestlé Campaign & Troubled Waters Coalition Leader

Join the Unbottled Book Club in support of Water Watchers and deepen your commitment to water justice!  Together, let’s strengthen the important fight against corporate water-taking and for water justice!

Cost: $150/Person (Including a copy of the book Unbottled: The Fight against Plastic Water and for Water Justice by Daniel Jaffee)

Dates: First Thursday of each month from 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm (March 7th, April 4th, May 2nd, June 6th, July 4th)

Location: Zoom

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