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Fighting Dirty: How a small community took on big trash

EVT322188

Tue Apr 10, 2018
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
90 mins

Location

Toronto Reference Library
Beeton Hall

Queens University professor and environmentalist, Dr. Poh-Gek Fokert, explores how a small group of farmers, small-town residents, and Indigenous people waged a ten year struggle against the world's largest garbage company with plans to turn a local Ontario dumpsite into a toxic mega-landfill site.

Audiences

Adult

Categories

Author Talks & Lectures