Jackie Smith is Professor of Sociology at the University of Pittsburgh and co-coordinator of the Pittsburgh Human Rights City Alliance. She serves on the national steering committee of the US Human Rights Cities Alliance.Espanol |
Learning from COVID-19: Advancing Health and Human Rights in Cities
It is now clearer than ever that the protection of global health requires universal recognition of everyone’s basic human rights.
Bringing human rights home: new strategies for local organizing
Declining economic conditions in cities and communities around the world have inspired more people to organize locally to defend and promote our “right to the city.”