Logo: The Cultural Politics of Sustainability at UC Santa Cruz

issues + action

Housing Crisis:

How does sustainability connect to economic inequality? more . . .



Is UCSC’s a “sustainability of affluence,” or a “sustainability of justice”? more . . .



What should be sustained, what transformed? From what divested, in what invested? more . . .


A Future in Flames

Is sustainability largely a matter of reducing greenhouse gas emissions?
Or does sustainability involve reinventing the fundamental conditions of living?
How does sustainability connect to social and class conflicts, transportation,
housing costs, tuition fees, multispecies agents, economic structures?

data viz

graph of food insecurity

tuition graph