Monthly Archives: June 2013

WATER IS LIFE: THE QU’APPELLE VALLEY FORUM ON WATER QUALITY

By Jim Harding On June 22, 2013, the Fort Qu’Appelle KAIROS group hosted a regional forum on water quality. Over one hundred people came – scientists, indigenous and settler residents, cottagers, municipal and provincial officials, watershed protection volunteers and many … Continue reading

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SEEKING SUSTAINABILITY: IS THIS AN ACT OF FAITH?

BY Jim Harding Do we have to embrace matters of faith to stay engaged with the challenges of creating an equalitarian and sustainable world?  Otherwise on what basis do we continue our endeavours for justice, peace and ecology? It can’t … Continue reading

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WHY UNFETTERED GREED UNDERMINES HUMAN NEED

BY Jim Harding We are living in harsh times. Governments pursuing corporate globalization steadily deregulate the economy giving the super-rich license for even more greed. Inequality mushrooms and we now speak of the 99 and 1%. Youth unemployment in Canada … Continue reading

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