English

Columbia University

Having just returned from my recent university tour, I am more encouraged than ever by the passion and drive I saw in students to resolve labor and human rights issues worldwide. As they always have, students and universities play a crucial role in campaigning against any form of social injustice… as we did in fighting the apartheid movement in South Africa to fighting sweatshop labor conditions today. Despite difficult connections, including train delays and some very bumpy flights on small airplanes, Heeral Coleman, the FLA’s University Liaison, and I were able to get to all...