Rising Up with Sonali: Breathtaking

Rising Up with Sonali

Breathtaking (Alison Kenner)FEATURING ALISON KENNER – Among the many ill effects of climate change on our planet and our species are rising incidences of disease. Asthma and breathing disorders in particular, are expected to rise as temperatures rise. Polluting industries have already had a deep impact on communities, particularly in lower income areas, so much so, that school teachers are expected to help children with inhalers.

There is still research into the causes and spread of asthma. Climate change-drive unpredictable weather patterns are likely to muddy the picture even more. How can we as a society address a disease such as asthma in such an environment?

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University of Minnesota Press Podcast

More than two dozen essays of Indigenous resistance to the privatization and allotment of Indigenous lands

Allotment Stories: Daniel Heath Justice and Jean M. O'Brien.

A fascinating and unprecedented ethnography of animal sanctuaries in the United States

Saving AnimalsElan Abrell and Kathryn (Katie) Gillespie on sanctuary, care, ethics.

How popular debates about the so-called digital generation mediate anxieties about labor and life in twenty-first-century America

Making creative laborers for a precarious economy: Josef Nguyen, Carly Kocurek, and Patrick LeMieux.



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