Activism 2.0: On Campaign with The Black Fish (Part 1)

Editors Notes: Activism 2.0 is a series on the emerging tactics, trends and technology that is redefining environmental activism. In this week’s instalment Emily joins The Black Fish in an undercover campaign.  I’ve just arrived in Europe at an undisclosed location joining The Black Fish Crew in an activist house on the coast of the […]

Activist 2.0 Doc in the news

Toronto filmmaker tells the tale of a new wave of environmental activism By Mark Hume  VANCOUVER — The Globe and Mail Published Sunday, May. 05 2013, 8:44 PM EDT For Emily Hunter, environmental activism is in the blood. Her father, the late Robert Hunter, helped found Greenpeace in Vancouver and he was among the protesters who captured the […]

Resources & Tools

Further Readings  The Activist Handbook – by Aiden Ricketts Citizenville – by Gavin Newsom How Nonviolence Works – Gene Sharp (Albert Einstein Institution) Blessed Unrest – by Paul Hawken The Next Ec0-Warriors – by Emily Hunter News Sources (Online):  Treehugger.com The Real News Network Democracy Now The Guardian Politico.com Salon.com Activism Training  Greenpeace (summer camps) […]

NOW Magazine names ‘Green Hero’

Environmental Horoes By NOW STAFF The eco grassroots are lush in this city. Here are some of the local green changers whose enterprising actions are shaping our sustainable tomorrow. THE STORYTELLER EMILY HUNTER Filmmaker, writer, Eco-Warrior Productions The editor of The Next Eco Warriors (Conari) was an activist from the time her dad, Robert Hunter, […]

Campus Tour – Spring 2013

Campus Tour – Spring 2013

This spring, i just completed a campus tour  speaking to students across the US about Generation’s Y environmental movement. With my visit to Montgomery Community College, we got lots of coverage.  Correspondent Robert Gardener wrote this column about my visit: Emily Hunter Brings Eco-Activist Message to Montgomery County by Robert Gardner, Think Green Correspondent The world […]

TEDx Teaser…

Teaser clip for my upcoming TEDx Talk

Emily in ‘Revolution’ Documentary

Rob Stewart’s documentary film Revolution is hitting the big screen at the Toronto International Film Festival and other festivals. This is the eagerly anticipated second film after is award-winning documentary Sharkwater. Taking the next step, Revolution is a film about changing the world. The true-life adventure of Rob Stewart, one that will take him through 15 countries over four […]

The Borneo Diary #3: The Voice of the Dayak

The Borneo Diary #3: The Voice of the Dayak

We jut across the windy river, travelling on small colorful speedboats that dash across rapids and interconnecting channels. It’s only been a few days since being in Borneo and the journey has officially begun. We travel down the Melawi River, one a thousand rivers traversing the West Kalimantan province, heading deep into the heart of […]

The Borneo Diary #2: The Dilemma

The Borneo Diary #2: The Dilemma

         Twenty days before I had first set my eyes on Borneo, descending from a small plane onto Pontianak, a major city in West Kalimantan, the west side of Borneo. As we landed, all I could notice was a thick haze covering the city. It wasn’t fog or an overcast day, but […]