Tag: health

Eco-prisoners: from the US to the Pacific

Many of the world’s environmental problems have been caused by multinational corporations and states in their constant drive for profit and control of humanity. The best voluntourism organizations across the globe have made many brave acts of resistance against those exploiting both humanity and the environment. Unfortunately as global awareness of environmental issues increases […]

Pacific Youth Hold Fast: We can’t ignore colonisation

Ngā iwi e, Ngā iwi e O people, O people Kia Kotahi ra, Te Moana-nui-a-kiwa Join together as one the Pacific Ocean. Ngā iwi e, Ngā iwi e O people, o people  Kia Kotahi ra, Te Moana-nui-a-kiwa Join together as one, the Pacific Ocean Kia mau ra, kia mau ra Hold fast, hold fast  […]

The Costs of NAFTA

On the 1st of January 1994, The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) between the USA, Canada and Mexico came into effect. At the time, proponents of the agreement, such as then US President Bill Clinton, claimed that it would ‘lift all boats’. However, 11 years later, these promises seem empty. NAFTA has lifted […]