Tags: Service & Justice Trips
– August 16, 2011Posted in: Newsletters
Amnesty International This may be our last best chance to free Yorm Bopha. She is a powerful voice for the rights of the Boeung Kak Lake community in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, where thousands of people have been forcibly evicted since 2007. The Cambodian government has...Read More
Network Many farmworkers in our country are immigrants, and with H.R. 1773, the Agricultural Guestworker Act (AG Act) in the House of Representatives, seasonal farmworkers, or “agricultural guestworkers” could see many of their already fragile worker protections stripped. Specifically, H.R. 1773 would promote wage theft...Read More
Network In the past month, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) received cuts. A bipartisan Conference Committee with both senators and representatives are now negotiating the combination of the House’s Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act (H.R. 3102) and the Senate’s Agriculture Reform, Food and...Read More
The Creighton Center for Service and Justice’s (CCSJ) website seeks to inform people of programs sponsored by the office or related to its mission while offering a space for Creighton students, faculty, staff, alumni/ae, and friends to reflect on their experiences. The views expressed are those of the individual authors and organizers and are not necessarily those of Creighton University, the CCSJ, or any of the University’s affiliates.