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Activated Voices: Looking Out for My Neighbors

February 13, 2013 By Tom Niemisto, Video Production Specialist

With the influx of globalization, local has a whole new meaning. Disperate forces all over the world dictate economic conditions and markets that many consumers are unaware of.

Josh Wise is director of Minnesota Fair Trade Coalition, which advocates for workers' rights, fair labor conditions, and environmental justice. Josh came to Minnesota from Oregon and stayed because of the rich opportunity to engage in the political process that thinks globally about local issues.


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