social justice

Dr. Choudry on his new publication, Learning Activism: The Intellectual Life of Contemporary Social Movements

Published: 29Sep2015

To mark the publication this week of Learning Activism: The Intellectual Life of Contemporary Social Movements (University of Toronto Press), the author, Aziz Choudry, provides the following...

Change From Within

Published: 14Nov2013

Sustainable and responsible investing (SRI) has seen dramatic growth over the last decade and is having an increasing influence on both institutional and retail investors....

The Power of Advocacy, a lecture by Stephen Lewis


In this lecture, Stephen Lewis will draw on his extensive international experience to illustrate the power of advocacy in the fight for social justice, global health and equality.  

Disabled Strive for Open Doors to Accessibility

Published: 6Sep2013

Published on August 15, 2013 | GazetteWritten by Chris Hanna

"Social change has never been neat," DISE's Dr. Choudry tells University Affairs

Published: 19Oct2015

"Social change has never been neat," said Dr. Aziz Choudry, of our Department of Integrated Studies in Education, in a recent University Affairs article about student activism. "It's not always...

Dr. Aziz Choudry, "Social Movement Learning and the Intellectual Work of Activism" [LAU lecture]


The Department of Social Sciences at the Lebanese American University (LAU), Beirut, in collaboration with the department of Humanities  and the Institute of Migration Studies inv/educationCategory...

The campus divestment movement against fossil fuels

Published: 13Jan2014

A growing divestment campaign aims to push universities into divesting their holding in the fossil fuel industry. Published on December 19 2013 | CBC Day 6

Accessibility is not Universal

Published: 25Sep2013

How McGill perpetuates ableism. Published on September 23 | McGill DailyWritten by Ralph Haddad