Andrea Brower

Andrea Brower is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Sociology at the University of Auckland. She is active alternative food and global social justice movements and spent several years co-directing the non-profit Malama Kauai in Hawaii, where she is originally from.
Don’t Balance The Budget On The Backs Of The Working Class Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Don’t Balance The Budget On The Backs Of The Working Class

Austerity while people are hungry and jobless is the latest in Hawaii’s support of policies that bolster the wealthy.

Trans-Pacific Partnership: A New Wave of Colonialism Pete Souza/White House

Trans-Pacific Partnership: A New Wave of Colonialism

Potential impacts of the giant treaty, under negotiation in Maui, are wide-ranging; rattling off a list sounds alarmist. Maybe it's past time to sound the alarm.