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Visualizing Empire: Africa, Europe, and the Politics of Representation (Issues & Debates)| Rebecca Peabody, Steven Nelson, Dominic Thomas

An exploration of how an official French visual culture normalized France’s colonial project and exposed citizens and subjects to racialized ideas of life in the empire. By the end of World War I, having fortified its colonial holdings in the … Continue reading

The Facebook Papers: Docs Reveal Tech Giant’s Complicity in Hate, Lies & Violence Around the World

Democracy Now!Oct 26, 2021 Thousands of internal Facebook documents leaked to media outlets continue to produce damning revelations about how the social media giant has prioritized its profits over user safety. The Facebook Papers have provided fresh evidence of how … Continue reading

The Agribusiness Alliance for a Green Revolution Failed Africa – Tim Wise (GDAE-Tufts University & IATP)

NewsClickin – Oct 15, 2021 Research by Tim Wise (GDAE-Tufts University) is conclusive and fully resonates with claims by Africa’s biggest grassroots movement, the Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa: the corporate capture of food systems should be rejected. Donors … Continue reading

Some Notes from Life on the Edge: The Geophysical Fate of the Post-Columbian City (Big “Transitions” in Human History) | EV&N 408 | CCTV

http://ecoethics.net/2014-ENVRE120/20211015-EV&N-408-Link.html YouTube Version Concerning the Cumbre Viehja volcano and potential Atlantic coastal vulnerability see Bill McGuire’s assessments see: “Megatsunami Scenario – La Palma Landslide,”and La Palma Landslide – East Coast Megatsunami Scenario For a preliminary discussion of other problems the … Continue reading

Financial SECRETS Revealed: Pandora Papers UNVEIL Offshore, U.S. Tax Havens For Rich & Powerful

The Hill – Oct 4, 2021 Ryan Grim and Robby Soave break down what the leaked Pandora Papers reveal, and what their implications for U.S. tax policy might be.

Fossil Fuel Leaks, Flaring & Chemical Releases After Hurricane Ida May Be Among Worst Ever Recorded

Democracy Now!Sep 8, 2021 Oil and gas investigative journalist Antonia Juhasz says the extent of damage done after Hurricane Ida from the fossil fuel and petrochemical industry from leaks, spills, flaring, ruptures and chemical releases in the Gulf Coast could … Continue reading

Part 2 – African Food Crises and the Unraveling of the Global Food System – Extractive Agribusiness | EV & N 401 | CCTV

http://ecoethics.net/2014-ENVRE120/20210815-EV&N-401-Link.html https://www.cctvcambridge.org/node/797255 YouTube Version The unfolding tragedies of famine, warfare and migrant refugees in Tigray in recent months are dramatic. There are many reasons that contribute to the repeated syndromes reflected in these tragedies, but over the long-run and on … Continue reading

Part 1 – African Food Crises and the Unraveling of the Global Food System – The Tigray Catastrophe | EV & N 400 | CCTV

http://ecoethics.net/2014-ENVRE120/20210808-EV&N-400-Link.html https://www.cctvcambridge.org/node/795849 The unfolding tragedies of famine, warfare and migrant refugees in Tigray in recent months are dramatic. There are many reasons that contribute to the repeated syndromes reflected in these tragedies, but over the long-run and on a large … Continue reading

Evaluating and investing in Nature-based Solutions with Nathalie Seddon & Cameron Hepburn

Oxford Martin SchoolStreamed live on Jun 17, 2021 Nature-based solutions (NbS) can contribute to the fight against climate change up to the end of our century. But the world must invest now in nature-based solutions that are ecologically sound, socially … Continue reading

African Historical Cartography: Developing New Means to Explore Alternate Narratives in African and Global Ecological History | EV & N 399 | CCTV

http://ecoethics.net/2014-ENVRE120/20210725-EV&N-399-Link.html https://www.cctvcambridge.org/node/793561 YouTube Version New narratives of African and global history can now be constructed through the careful study of African historical cartography.