Archive for the ‘And Beyond…’ Category

Medecins sans Frontieres/Doctors without Borders

Posted on: October 20th, 2014 No Comments

This non-profit is often the medical line between life and death in many natural and man-made disasters. News and opportunities [...]

Center for Humans and Nature

Posted on: October 1st, 2014

A Chicago-based center for  environmental ethics, they won a regional Emmy for documentary on Aldo Leopold, and work with the [...]

CIW receives Clinton Global Citizen Award

Posted on: September 19th, 2014

The food worker’s union receives recognition for it’s hard work.

Labor, on a Global Scale

Posted on: September 3rd, 2014

Labor issues, on an international level, are important.  The Institute for Global Labor is one non-profit that provides information, actions, [...]

UNICEF and online activism

Posted on: August 27th, 2014

UNICEF is one of those non-profit organizations that everyone knows about, most frequently identified with charity drives.  However, they are [...]

ACLU Statement on Racialized Justice and Petition to end Militarization of Police

Posted on: August 20th, 2014

The American Civil Liberties Union is a large non-profit agency that engages with questions of legal justice regularly. This article [...]

Pace e bene and local involvement

Posted on: August 6th, 2014

Campaign NonViolence is an opportunity to get involved in the discussion about non-violence and the pursuit of social justice with [...]

The Fair Food Program

Posted on: July 10th, 2014

The Fight for a $15 Minimum Wage Goes Global

Posted on: May 20th, 2014

Service workers in 33 countries protested for an increased minimum wage on May 15th.

CIA says it will stop doing fake vaccination campaigns

Posted on: May 20th, 2014

Vaccination campaigns in the Middle East have struggled since revelations in 2011 that the CIA used such campaigns to gather information. President Obama now says that will never happen again.