A History of Environmental Racism in the United States, by Carl Zimring, environmental historian and professor of sustainability studies at Pratt institute. Environmental racism is an age-old theme of equating cleanliness with whiteness – including working in professions that clean – clothes, streets, sewers, and more. As well as cleanliness in living areas. CLEAN AND WHITE outlines how social, economic, media – from news to advertising, political and cultural practices have enforced, literally propagandistically, that notion. In a sense, not allowing cleanliness to define any race other than white. A University Press Audiobooks release.
The exploitation of America’s most vulnerable, NYU Press Audiobooks. Law professor Daniel L. Hatcher (University of Baltimore) shows how money intended for orphans, foster kids, the disabled and seniors are diverted into the pockets of government agencies and private industry.
Law professors Frank M. Teurkheimer (also a former Watergate prosecutor) and Michael J. Bazyler describe 10 court dramas of trials held apart from the famous Nuremberg tribunal of World War II Nazi and kapo defendants accused of war crimes, crimes against humanity and colluding in the genocide of more than 9 million people.
University of Virginia professor Rachel Wahl explains how police experience human rights policies and advocates in light of what they consider their duty – to support the state in maintaining order. Although her research focuses on Ghandi’s home of India, … Continue reading →
University Press Audiobooks. Professor Eileen Appelbaum, co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research shows how lobbyists writing bills passed by funded politicians and deregulation have destroyed honest and successful businesses through avaricious financial engineering practices devoted almost exclusively … Continue reading →
Carl Rollyson Audiobooks. Probably the most controversial American playwright, screenwriter and political activist – most noted for standing up to Sen. Joe McCarthy’s “Un-American Activities Committee” and refusing to give names – has her life story brought to life. Funny, … Continue reading →
Professor Stephanie C. Kane (Indiana University) takes us into the dark world where citizen water protectors are assassinated, corporations and government use water for profit while leaving the poor without enough, where pollution destroys fresh and sea water sources. Most … Continue reading →
By one of the world’s most authoritative experts on the subjects, Laura Martooci, sociologist and the Founder and Director of the S.A.R.A. Project (Students Against Relational Aggression). Laura discusses the latest findings on research of bullies themselves, targets of bullying … Continue reading →