Posts Tagged ‘food justice’

Refugees, Displaced People Surpass 60 Million For First Time, UNHCR Say

Posted on: June 20th, 2016

The level of forced displacement worldwide is “unprecedented since the founding of the UN itself,” High Commissioner Filippo Grandi said […]

Englewood to Flint mission to provide supplies is rousing success

Posted on: May 18th, 2016

“Englewood is plagued with many challenges, such as crime, poverty and joblessness, but although we face these issues, we are […]

“They tried to bury us, but they didn’t know we were seeds.”

Posted on: May 18th, 2016

Daron Babcock moved into the neighborhood to address the issues of the food desert. He built a garden, and invited […]

A soup kitchen disguised as a restaurant is making a big difference in Kansas City.

Posted on: April 13th, 2016

The restaurant-style Kansas City Community Kitchen is a completely new way to feed those in need.

Obama just quietly signed a major anti-slavery bill!

Posted on: March 3rd, 2016

Fishing is a huge industry in Thailand — worth roughly $7 billion in exports every year — with people in […]

Students call on USF Board of Trustees to reject campus Publix!

Posted on: January 13th, 2016

CALL TO ACTION: University of South Florida students, community members tell university administration: “Publix can’t set up shop on our […]

The Divide in Pay for Restaurant Workers Based on Race is Examined

Posted on: October 23rd, 2015

The Startling Racial Divide In Pay For Restaurant Workers living in Chicago.

On Break Until The Fall Semester

Posted on: July 16th, 2015

We will be back in the fall semester.

HumaNeeds by PRI

Posted on: April 29th, 2015

Public Radio International is running a features series on human needs. These stories are all concerned with issues of […]

AFL-CIO Labor News

Posted on: April 15th, 2015

This page features news from the largest labor activism/organizing wing that works with unions and workers rights in America.