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Episode date 2 September 2012
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Water worries
Prof. Tom Gleeson, McGill University
Groundwater is being used up faster than it can be replenished in many parts of the world. Almost one-quarter of the world’s lives in such regions, many of them in Asia and North America. A new analysis calculates the overuse and indicates which aquifers are in the most danger. RCI’s Lynn Desjardins spoke with Prof. Tom Gleeson, a hydro geologist at McGill University and lead author of the study.
Politics Today September 2, 2012



On this edition of "Politics Today" RCI's Wojtek Gwiazda talks about a busy week of appointments and announcements in Canada's capital Ottawa.

He also has news on the last days of the election campaign in Canada's predominantly French-speaking province of Quebec. Election Day is Tuesday, September 4.

Fear, Anger and Politics: Canadian Documentary on Al Jazeera
Courtesy of Nadia Zouaoui
Fear, Anger & Politics, is the documentary film by Montrealer Nadia Zouaoui.  It illustrates the good, the bad, and the ugly of the American justice system in the wake of 9/11 by tracing the stories of 3 Musllims and their experiences.

The two-part documentary premiers on both Al Jazeera English and Al Jazeera Arabic this week.  It will air in two episodes; part one will run on September 4th, part two on September 11th.

Fear, Anger & Politics is featured on the program, Al Jazeera World, and it can be seen each week at the following times GMT:  Tuesday: 2000; Wednesday: 1200; Thursday: 0100; Friday: 0600; Saturday: 2000; Sunday: 1200; Monday: 0100; and Tuesday: 0600.

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