The lecture hall slowly filled up as slides of families of the 200,000 farmers who committed suicide in India between 1997-2005 played on the flat screens on the side of the room. P Sainath, the day’s speaker, was the journalist who brought the farmer suicides to wide attention. He opened his talk by updating information […]
Haiti: The Mobilization of Aid, Public Discourses and Political Action by Manuel Rozental from Justin Podur on Vimeo. On February 11, my friend and mentor Manuel Rozental did a talk on Haiti at York University, where he gave some of the regional perspective that I got from him and presented in some of my talks.