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Not in our backyards!

community action for health and the environment

by Nicholas Freudenberg

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Published by Monthly Review Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Environmental health -- United States -- Citizen participation -- Case studies.,
    • Environmental protection -- United States -- Citizen participation -- Case studies.,
    • Environmental health -- Citizen participation -- Case studies.,
    • Environmental protection -- Citizen participation -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementNicholas Freudenberg ; foreword by Lois Marie Gibbs.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA566.3 .F74 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination304 p. ;
      Number of Pages304
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2848343M
      ISBN 100853456534, 0853456542
      LC Control Number84010524

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        Not in My Backyard (Book & DVD combo offer) The book was released by the Union Minister of Urban Development, Mr Venkaiah Naidu. While conferring CSE’s Clean City Awards on three of the cleanest cities in India, he called them “the pilgrimages of the future”. In Our Backyard helps concerned parents, friends, teachers, law enforcement, government officials, and other leaders understand all forms of trafficking, identify risk factors, and take practical steps to keep their loved ones and neighbors safe from predators.

      IN OUR BACKYARD, Bend, Oregon. 4, likes 2, talking about this. Linking Arms Across America In The Fight Against Human Trafficking.5/5(1). In Our Backyard Quotes Showing of 4 “When bad things happen to men we say it’s terrible, but when bad things happen to women we say that’s just a cultural practice,” says Lou de Baca, U.S. Ambassador at Large, Office to Combat and Monitor Human Trafficking.”Author: Nita Belles.


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A study of America's grass-roots battle to save the country's natural resources traces the history of the environmental movement and profiles such key figures as Lois Gibbs, the Love Canal crusader, and John McPhee's archdruid, David Brower.

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In Our Backyard invites the reader in to the lives of human trafficking victims, survivors and the traffickers themselves with true stories. These stories not only inform the reader, but also take them quickly through a well-documented crash course about human trafficking--better described as modern-day slavery--in the United States/5(26).

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It also helps them understand what is and is not appropriate in relationships so that they can recognize false promises traffickers may make and be strong enough to say “No,” to those who will hurt them.

Everyone needs to read this book. Sex and labor trafficking is NOT part of other countries. It's right here in our backyard. As a quote from the book states "the only way to not see sex and labor trafficking in any given community in the United States is simply by not looking at all".

It's everywhere. It's real/5. Not in Our Backyard: The People and Events That Shaped America's Modern Environmental Movement Marc Mowrey, Author, Tim Redmond, With William Morrow &.

And the war has also become a veritable training ground for our foes. Fighters who used to be ignorant about urban combat are fast becoming wily veterans. The practical issues aside, the idea of fighting a war in someone else’s backyard so that we do not have to fight it in our own is in itself morally questionable.

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"In Our Backyard" is an investigative look into the widely unknown and unspoken world of sex trafficking in Brooklyn, documenting the emotional stories of three recent survivors while also presenting the work of determined aid organizations, law enforcement agencies and politicians.

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