SFU’s Vancity Office of Community Engagement and The Tyee present:
How petro-dependency corrodes our humanity. And what it will take to pull free
Andrew Nikiforuk, one of Canada’s top journalists on energy issues, has spent the past two years researching the key question of our age:
If we can’t live with oil, how can we survive giving it up?
Nikiforuk’s acclaimed new book The Energy of Slaves: Oil and the New Servitude argues the petro-economy is a false one allowing us to delude ourselves (until it’s too late?) about what really matters in life…