Drew Marcantonio, Ph.D. candidate in Anthropology and Peace Studies, will facilitate an important discussion about how climate change affects the labor market. Drew has picked four very brief article to get the conversation going:
- "UN Agency Calls for Global Transformation of Agriculture in the Face of a Changing Climate," News Security Beat, Nov. 15, 2016
- "Labor in the Age of Climate Change," Jacobin, Mar. 18, 2016
- "Climate Change Poses 'Severe Health Risks' to Outdoor Workers," The Atlantic, June 24, 2014
- "See What Climate Change Means for the World's Poor," National Gerographic, Dec. 1, 2015
All are invited to join the conversation, whether you have read the articles or not! Coffee, tea, and snacks will be served. This discussion is part of the Higgins Labor Cafe series, in which members of the campus community convene every other Friday to casually discuss contemporary labor issues.