Since first speaking with her on the
phone for a segment about water privatization on the Heartland
Labor Forum in 2003, I have been hoping Dr. Vandana Shiva would
someday make it to Kansas City.
So I was delighted to read a couple
of months ago that Cultivate Kansas City was partnering with UMKC
to host a 2-day visit by Dr.
Vandana Shiva on
Thursday, April 17 and Friday, April 18, 2014. There is more
information on this at
on a facebook event page titled
Vandana Shiva "Cultivating Diversity, Freedom and
Vandana Shiva is a world-renowned
physicist, feminist, activist and author. Her many books
include Water Wars, Soil Not
Oil and Making Peace with the
I called her in Delhi, India and
recorded a conversation broadcast on Tell Somebody on April
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