This course examines issues of environmental quality and social justice. It takes the premise that all people have a right to live in a clean environment.
By empowering women to create change that is beneficial to them in their specific contexts, then long-term transformative change will be possible.
On Mother’s Day in 2009, my community and I rushed into oncoming traffic on Toronto’s busy Gardiner Expressway.
Sirisena had promised a less authoritarian style of leadership. But Al Jazeera has seen disturbing evidence of continuing torture.
There is a very high correlation between the lands that mining companies want and the lands that are controlled by indigenous communities. This is the case from Chile to Guatemala, from Canada itself to Papua New Guinea.
Security personnel employed by the world’s largest gold mining company, Barrick Gold, have been implicated in violent abuses in Papua New Guinea.
Cephus “Uncle Bobby” Johnson lost his nephew Oscar Grant on January 1, 2009 in Oakland, California, and has been actively combating police terrorism ever since.
Bolsonaro’s government represents Brazilians elites, forged in patriarchy and slavery.
Requiring our citizens to demonstrate engagement in the workforce in order to access healthcare is at odds with health care as a human right.