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Four advocacy groups—Detroit People’s Water Board, the Blue Planet Project, Food & Water Watch, and the Michigan Welfare Rights Organization—submitted to the United Nations . UN experts condemned DWSD, noting, “Disconnection of water services because of failure to pay due to lack of means constitutes a violation of the human right to water and other international human rights.”
winter freeze finally began to thaw, Detroit Water and Sewerage Department that it would resume shutting off water to delinquent customers, at a rate of 1,500 to 3,000 per week. As a result, some 40 percent of DWSD customers will lose their water supply by the end of the summer; 70,000 of these customers are residential, which means that 200,000 to 300,000 Detroiters could be directly affected. The Nation Katrina vanden Heuvel
We are joined in the studio for a special broadcast this afternoon to speak to Jenna Kozel, consumer security advocate at Lookout, a security technology company located in San Francisco and Anbu Anbalagapandian, Senior Software Engineer at Lookout, to talk about Charity:water is a non-profit organization that's been bringing clean and safe drinking water to people in developing nations since 2006. Lookout is a company of hackers who create software that protects people and their most sensitive data from mobile threats. Lookout believes in "Hacking for Good" and is committed to supporting charitable projects, like Charity:Water that use technology to have an impact on the world. On Wed., May 22 at 9:00PM, Lookout is hosting a benefit concert for Charity:Water featuring Meklit Hadero. All proceeds will go to a Charity:Water project in Ethiopia. About Melkit Hadero: Born in Ethiopia and raised in San Francisco, Meklit's music influences range wide — from the jazz and soul favorites she grew up on; to the hip-hop and art-rock she loves; to folk traditions from the Americas to East Africa. Named a 2012 TED Senior Fellow, Meklit has served as an artist-in-residence at De Young Museum, New York University and Red Poppy Art House. The event will feature a live set from Meklit and her band, along with a full bar.
Keeping the excellent Conflict line up rolling, Charity Walker drops by today to talk about her upcoming match Aug 2nd in Columbia at Conflict 19 AKA Fight Club Series 2! For Southeast fans, we know any battle with Charity in the cage is going to be a thriller.
Part of the greatness of what the Fight Club Series has been doing is putting more attention on creating opportunities and platforms for ALL up-and-coming fighters!
Don't miss Walker Vs Ali next weekend in Columbia, SC at the Main Event Fitness Center!
Join Becca Salamone as she talks with founder and owner of The Horse Mafia, Charity Bentley, about her experience in starting up her business as an equine entrepreneur. She talks about the tremendous popularity the company has seen and how the connection humans feel with horses is the driving force in the growth of her business. She shares information about the products she has created through The Horse Mafia and how she uses her own photography to develop the inspirational products. Charity also talks about how important it is for equine-themed business owners to dream big and to work hard to achieve their dreams and goals. Listen to Charity's horse story, Tuesday, July 7, at 8:00 am CST on Alabama Horse Talk Radio.
This Saturday, Critical Discourse is pleased to once again, bring to the table, Clint Hinson, scientist, researcher and creator of Vitale, Life-Structured Water.
He’s been on before, and has literally changed the way I’ve seen water and its vital role in health preservation and enhancement.
I cannot emphasize how important the subject is, as all of our lives, we’ve missed a critical aspect of how not properly hydrating, has been responsible for diabetes and high blood-pressure.
Indeed, “My people suffer for lack of knowledge”.
Though we are winding down the Month of Ramadan, we also want to discuss some of the foods we can eat, to maximize the nutritive aspect of sa’um (fasting).
So tune in to participate; ask questions, comment and contribute in this important effort in the healing and re-pair-a-tion of our people.
Special guests Monica Patrick Lewis, We the People of Detroit and the Detroit Water Brigade and Ben Zion Ptashnik
Monica Lewis Patrick is a mother, organizer, educator, entrepreneur, activist, mentor and motivational speaker. She is the founder of We the People of Detroit and is actively engaged in almost every struggle on behalf of Detroit’s residents. As a former Legislative Policy Analyst for Detroit City Council, under the mentorship of former City Councilwoman Honorable Joann Watson, Monica has authored legislation, conducted research and delivered consulting services to hundreds of city residents. She has organized numerous rallies, hosting notables such as Dr. Angela Davis, Dr. Maulana Karenga, and Dr. Claude Anderson and was the lead organizer of the largest rally in Detroit against the Emergency Manager Law, chaired by the Honorable John Conyers and the Honorable Joann Watson. Monica is a grassroots leader who stands firm in voice and deed when it comes to maintaining and protecting the quality of life and integrity for all Detroiters and is currently one of the leaders at the forefront of the water struggles in Detroit.
Ben Ptashnik is a lifelong activist, former state senator and chief sponsor of Vermont's groundbreaking campaign finance reform: The VT Clean Elections Act. He is the National Elections Integrity Coaition National Coordinator.
Summer is finally here! Summer water safety is a very serious concern. Countless deaths occur each summer due to drownings. It's vital that guardians protect children from the dangers of water. Let's Talk America with Host Shana Thornton will feature a very important segment on summer water safety. Water safety advocate and expert Jennifer Hill will join Shana for a game-changing conversation that aims to help prevent drownings this year. Join the award-winning national radio talk show on Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 7:30 pm EDT to be educated and empowered! Tune in!
Let's Talk America with Host Shana Thornton is talk radio with substance!
Join us for another fascinating discussion exploring the nature of consciousness.
Molecules of Consciousness
Healing through Water – Personal Stories
A Miraculous Spring - Direct Experience
Crystal Matrix and the Water Molecule
Molecules and Memory
Emerald Alignment -
Personal & Planetary Meditation
The Emerald Alignment
A practical Self Help approach to Energy Field Alignment, Healing, Sealing and Protecting the auric field.
Included in each broadcast. http://www.theacademyofspiritualsciences.net/The_Emerald_Alignment.html
Join in on: Rainbow Light Forum
Download show links: http://www.paranormalmatters.co.uk
Please note we cannot take calls during this show.
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In this installment of "It's My House" we shall give you a basic education in WATER. After this podcast you shall know more about water than 95% of your friends, relieves, or associates.
We shall share with you ways in which can lower or totally eliminate your water bill, plus we shall introduce you to a "Green Plumber".
Of course we shall revel to you the little known world of "Water Law" and how it works.
If you do not want to experience what Detroit experienced with massive water shutoffs...........listen and study this podcast.