Books written by Maude Barlow

Boiling Point

October 11, 2016 | 264 pages
"She has one of the most thorough and comprehensive understandings of her subject of anyone alive.” -- Globe and Mail We are complacent. We bask in the idea that Canada holds 20% of the world’s fresh water, confident that we will always have enough. Water crises face other countries, but not... More Info

Blue Future

September 6, 2013 | 336 pages
The final book in Maude Barlow’s Blue trilogy, Blue Future is a powerful, penetrating, and timely look at the global water crisis — and what we can do to prevent it. The global water crisis has dramatically deepened. The stage is being set for drought on an unprecedented scale, mass starvation,... More Info

Blue covenant

McClelland & Stewart Ltd | October 16, 2007 | 234 pages
An Inconvenient Truth of water.  More Info

Too close for comfort

McClelland & Stewart Ltd | October 25, 2005 | 300 pages
Canada’s greatest advocate considers our place in Bush’s world order. Not since 1984, when Brian Mulroney went to New York and told a blue-chip business audience that Canada was “open for business,” has there been such a push toward continental integration and a common market for North... More Info

Profit Is Not the Cure

McClelland & Stewart Ltd | October 7, 2003 | 296 pages
On July 12, 1966, the Medical Care Insurance Act was passed by the federal House of Commons after a ferocious public debate that pitted the vast majority of Canadians against a powerful alliance of business, insurance companies, and doctors. More than thirty years later, the same battle is being... More Info