October 29, 2014

NetNewsLedger October 23, 2014 by Jayal Chung THUNDER BAY – TAKE BACK THE NIGHT organized by Lakehead University Student Union’s Gender Issues Centre will be on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM at the Agora of Lakehead University. This international grassroots movement raises awareness about the systemic issue …

October 21, 2014

Telesur Published 16 October 2014 The sixth annual Food Sovereignty Prize was conducted in Des Moines, Iowa on the eve of World Food Day. The Food Sovereignty Prize is awarded by the U.S. Food Sovereignty Alliance, which is a U.S.-based alliance of food justice organizations, which aim to rebuild local food economies. Each year, the …

June 24, 2014

The grassroots movement for smokefree airline flights is a model for creating deep cultural change on a national (and international) scale. See how grassroots advocates passed the only federal tobacco legislation that was neither supported by nor negotiated with the tobacco industry… and permanently changed society in the process. The lessons from …