Four environmental organizers and researchers examine the ‘green jobs’ buzz. By Rebecca Burns, In These Times April 3, 2012 A “green recovery” is being championed as a solution to both ecological and economic crisis, but the sanguine rhetoric has not always been matched by progress toward a more sustainable U.S. economy. Growth in “green jobs” […]
Call for Proposals Research Justice Track 2012: http://researchjustice.com Allied Media Conference: http://amc.alliedmedia.org June 28-July 1, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan Submit a Proposal: http://talk.alliedmedia.org Deadline: March 15, 2012 Research is an essential part of creating the knowledge required to enact change. Communities have first hand experience of oppressions, and research is a tool to package those […]
Take the Dime A Day Pledge and tell Congress as a consumer, you are willing to pay an extra dime a day in food costs to raise the minimum wage, impacting 29 million low wage workers.
Help build the next generation of leaders of color, occupying and defending our homes.
LaDonna Redmond honored by Melissa Harris-Perry for planting the seeds for a national food justice movement.
A new book on Occupy, We Are Many, is out from AK Press. Check out my essay on Where is the Color in Occupy?