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Report: A World Without Water

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A crime against humanity specifically aimed at the poor goes virtually unnoticed in our consciousness. It is the privitization of the world's water supply at a time when such acions only seek to deprive millions of this life giving human right. To think that in only 45 years time half of this world will be water scarce is incomprehensible. However, this is where we are heading and if it is allowed to happen people will die.

Privitization, corruption, waste and climate change are now all factors that contribute to the increasing amount of people globally who do not have enough water to live day to day. And as temperatures continue to warm glacial melting will decrease the supply of water to billions of people.

It is heartbreaking to see this affecting the world's poor as it is. For the most part those who live in water scarce areas like Bolivia are not contributing to the conditions that are exacerbating climate change and its effects in these areas. As this film also brin…