At the foundation of all other forms of justice is our relationship with the planet and the rest of its species.
A new course I’m teaching in Spring 2014 explores the relationship between poverty and environmental exploitation both
- With Banshee the barn owl, a species endangered in IL due to habitat loss.
in Chicago and around the world, and examines the ways that conservation enhances all forms of development.
Working bibliography coming soon.
Dozens of organisations and individuals in Illinois dedicate time, talent, and countless hours to restoring the earth’s balance. Here is a list of some of the best groups – under construction.
Alliance for the Great Lakes
Friends of the Chicago River
Forest Preserve District of Cook County
Forest Preserve Districts of Lake, DeKalb, Kane, Will Counties
Great Lakes Commission
Little Village Environmental Justice Organization
People for Community Recovery
Salt Creek Greenway Association
Southeast Environmental Task Force
West Chicago Prairie Stewardship Group
Wildlife Discovery Center at Elwha Farm