Rob Stewart's documentarySharkwater was one powerful documentary that not only showed my soul a journey of discovery but so many others around the world. Rob Stewart showed us what is horrifically happening to sharks by the millions and also how important they are to our very own lives. It was that day in Toronto back in 2007 that I realized that the ocean gave me my second breath and passion ignited inside of me and I was a born ocean guardian thanks to Rob.
This week we have an interview with a politician that helped the shark fin ban movement in Canada get started - Phil Gillies. I was born just north of London, England. Our family immigrated to Canada when I was 7. I grew up in Brantford, Ontario – a small industrial city about an hour southwest of Toronto. I took a degree in political science at Western University, and almost immediately after graduating I was immersed in politics