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ISS Asst. Prof. Sarah Rotz has an opinion piece in the Globe and Mail: "As meat plants shut down, COVID-19 reveals the extreme concentration of our food supply"

  “The food supply chain is breaking,” Tyson Foods Chairman John H. Tyson wrote in an open letter published in the New York Times earlier this week. And he’s not wrong. Over the past month, anyone following the news might have noticed images of seemingly endless food bank lineups juxtaposed against footage of milk being […]

York U researcher part of international collaboration on climate change communication

This article originally appeared in yFile. Climate change is one of this century’s defining challenges. Scientific investigations on climate change and global warming are at the forefront of research agendas with increasing numbers of such inquiries undertaken each year. Approaches investigating the transforming conditions of the Earth’s planetary environments have also grown in depth and […]

ISS Speaker Series - Winter 2017

The March 2017 ISS Speaker series featured Dr. Dilyana Mincheva who used her 'research in progress' to put forth the argument that what Trump & ISIS are trying to do stands in the realm of heteronomy. World democracy and freedoms are negatively affected when these two regimes clash, and autonomy is not possible when one […]