Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition is a diverse non-profit organization engaged in research, advocacy and grassroots organizing to promote human health and environmental justice in response to the rapid growth of the high-tech industry.
The Harper Government's War on Science: Canada’s Information Commissioner, Suzanne Legault, is investigating the muzzling of federal scientists, but far more troubling is the actual elimination of scientific programs and the firing of scientists. On that front, Canada’s federal environmental and oceans science and scientists have taken a terrible beating in the Harper government’s War on Science. -
Environmental And Health Justice Intersect for Healthy Black Futures
Technology And Society: Building our Sociotechnical Future, co-edited by Deborah Johnson, the Anne Shirley Carter Olsson Professor of Applied Ethics at #UVA, focuses on interconnections of technology, society, and values; provides conceptual tools, theoretical framework, and knowledge to help understand how technology shapes society and vice versa; and offers new perspectives on globalization, balance between security and privacy, environmental justice, and poverty in the developing world.
The Center for Health, Environment and Justice can help you and your community if you are facing an environmental health risk. From leaking landfills and polluted drinking water to incinerators and hazardous waste sites, we can help you take action towards a healthier future. Call us.