Edmund Metatawabin: A Sustainable Way of Living Evolved Over Millennia

The Green Interview
Show More

Related videos

Going to Green Complete Collection
Based on the PBS series Edens Lost and Found, Going to Green was developed to provide a standards-based environmental education curriculum for schools, colleges, and communities. Halfway through the Chicago filming of Edens Lost and Found, one of the individuals interviewed said "You know, children are our future. If we…
Søren Hermansen: Samø's Renewable Energy Magician
This episode of the Green Interview features Soren Hermansen, Denmark's "world-class energy magician" with a mission to demonstrate it's possible to create a sustainable society based on renewable energy. The model society--Hermansen's native Samso-- is a small, blustery island nestled in Denmark's Kattegat Strait, once a cluster of farming communities…
Ada Plain: A Landmark Lawsuit in "Chemical Valley"
In this episode of THE GREEN INTERVIEW, we hear from Ron Plain and Ada Lockridge who are two members of the Aamjiwnaang First Nation, a native community in the heart of Ontario's notorious "Chemical Valley." The group launched a lawsuit to prove that Canadians have constitutional rights to clean air,…
Jens Jensen: The Living Green
Jens Jensen The Living Green profiles the unsung pioneer landscape architect who became one of the nation's most influential urban designers and early conservationists, shaping the Midwest's physical and cultural landscape in an enduring way. Danish born Jensen rose from immigrant street sweeper in the 1880's to "dean of American…
Santiago Manuin: Surviving the Bagua Massacre
This episode of The Green Interview features Santiago Manuin, a prominent leader of the Awajun indigenous community in the Peruvian Amazon. In 2009, he was shot eight times--and almost killed--by the Peruvian army during an epic confrontation over industrial exploitation of indigenous lands. The high-stakes struggle began in 2008 when…
Power Paths - Native Americans Fight For Green Power
How can America truly end its dependence on fossil fuels and transition to green power? Power Paths is an inspiring documentary about how Native American communities across the West are leading the transition to alternative energy sources. Ten percent of America's energy comes from Native American lands, including a third…
Living Greener - Episode 12
Part of the Series: Living Greener Collection
'Indonesia Green Village, Venezuela Cassava Fuel, Jordan Water, Green Trams, USA Sustainable Gardening, Inca Climate Theory
Rebuilding Places of the Heart
Part of the Series: Designing Healthy Communities
When U.S. industry and manufacturing collapsed or went elsewhere, cities like Elgin, IL, and Syracuse, NY, (like many communities in the United States) were left with the task of redefining themselves for a new paradigm. Leading the way to a greener, more sustainable Elgin is a group of high school…
Steven Guilbeault: Equiterre: Environment and Social Justice
This episode of The Green Interview features Steven Guilbeault, an author, a science and environmental journalist, a consultant to venture capitalists, and a prominent Quebecois environmentalist. He is currently senior director of Equiterre, a non-governmental organization he co-founded in 1994, which began as a citizen's group on the heels of…
Eternal Amazon (Amazonia Eterna) - Exploring the Amazon Rainforest
The Amazon is a vast laboratory for sustainable experiments that are revealing new relationships among human beings, corporations, and the natural heritage crucial for life on the planet. This is where the guidelines are being drawn up for a new global economic model: the green economy. With an astonishing soundtrack…
Arctic Meltdown, Rising Seas
The Marshall Islands, with an average elevation of six feet above sea level, are among the most sensitive environments to long term climate change. Rising seas may force the people of these islands to flee. Halfway around the world, another culture in a vastly different environment is also confronting the…
Being Innu
For thousands of years the Innu lived off the land. They were nomads, sometimes also known as the Montagnais. In the 1960s, government policy forced them to settle and form communities in Labrador and Quebec. Ancestral ways collided with modern ones, and gave rise to ongoing struggles. Now the grandchildren…