The New Reality
"Rights of Nature"
The New Reality is a made-in-Canada current affairs show: showcasing documentary-style features, enterprise and investigative reports, dynamic stories about the fabric of our communities and interviews with the people shaping our future. Led by a team of award-winning journalists, The New Reality is forward-looking. It introduces the audience to extraordinary people, unseen places, new concepts and untold stories.
An unlikely alliance of people, including local Indigenous leaders, banded together to protect the Magpie, one of Quebec's last great wild rivers ' by granting it the same legal rights as a person. It's a Canadian first, but joins a growing global movement that aims to shift humankind's relationship with the natural world ' from one of extraction to one of protection.