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Aug
1
Sat
Caravan for Amazon Workers & All Essential Workers
Aug 1 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join Bay Area Amazonians, Tesla workers, Gig Workers Collective, People’s Strike Bay Area, Workers United Against COVID-19, & other essential workers on a creative caravan for worker safety, workers’ rights, & worker solidarity.

RSVP: https://bayareaamazonians.org/petition-delivery-action

Or just show up!

Meet very early in the morning this Saturday outside the Amazon San Leandro warehouse,  at the nearby Walmart parking lot.

Amazon is putting workers’ lives at risk. Drivers don’t have access to COVID data from the warehouse workers and vice versa, even though they interact daily. Amazon is even delaying release of information about infections because they’re required to pay people to quarantine at home, so sometimes they wait until after the quarantine period is over before they tell people they might have been exposed!

We will deliver signatures on this petition demanding that Amazon shut down the warehouse for 14 days of deep cleaning: https://www.coworker.org/petitions/close-dsf4-for-deep-cleaning-and-pay-workers-for-the-time-off-work

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All Power to the People Rally @ West Oakland Bart
Aug 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

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Aug
2
Sun
San Quentin Prison Protest: No State Execution by COVID-19 @ Larkspur Ferry Terminal Parking Lot
Aug 2 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Over 2,000 prisoners at San Quentin are infected with COVID-19. This pandemic should not be a death sentence. We will be holding a rally and protest at the West Gate of San Quentin State Prison on Sunday, August 2. We will start at 12 noon from the Larkspur Ferry Terminal Parking Lot and march and caravan to the West Gate to demand:

Our demands:
* Mass Releases Now!
* Stop transfers between prisons
* Provide COVID testing to 100% of the prison population and employees
* Limit staff movement in prisons
* Expand credit-earning opportunities
* Provide hygiene supplies
* Provide free televisiting and unlimited stamps
* Provide free phone calls
⠀Help spread the word. Join us!

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Aug
3
Mon
National Day of Resistance in Oakland #EquityOrElse
Aug 3 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
National Day of Resistance
We demand safe, healthy, equitable schools.
Rally and Car Caravan
4pm – meet at La Escuelita 1050 2nd Ave, Oakland, CA
4:30pm – Rally
5:00pm – Car Caravan leaves for the superintendent’s house
This event will practice social distancing.
The rally and speakers will be broadcast on FM radio.
If/when you leave your car please wear a mask.
Demands:
No reopening until the scientific data supports it
Police-free schools
All schools must be supported to function as community schools with adequate numbers of counselors and nurses and community/parent outreach workers
Safe conditions including lower class sizes, PPE, cleaning, testing, and other key protocols
Equitable access to online learning
Support for our communities and families, including moratorium on evictions/foreclosures, cancel rent and mortgages, providing direct cash assistance to those not able to work or who are unemployed, and other critical social needs
Moratorium on new charter or voucher programs and standardized testing
Massive infusion of federal money to support the reopening funded by taxing the billionaires and Wall Street
Endorsed by:
OPEN
Journey for Justice
OEA
East Bay DSA
California Educators United
68078
Aug
6
Thu
Protest San Leandro Police Killing
Aug 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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Socialist Night School: Eco-Socialist Principles @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Aug 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84693488061?pwd=M2t3S0dzdkhwN01oZm1hcFpHZS91UT09

In 2018 the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released an alarming report, stating that the world needed to steeply cut its carbon emissions and make radical changes in order to limit the planet’s temperature from rising to 1.5 °C above pre-industrial levels. If that goal wasn’t met, the report predicted a horrifying increase in suffering for almost all life and ecological collapses.

In America, this report was met on the political Left by sustained calls for the abolition of capitalist exploitation of people and the planet. The rationale was that capitalism’s imperative for endless economic growth required massive amounts of energy, the vast majority of which is still produced through fossil fuels. Some of the specific responses were reinvigorated support for anti-capitalist and anti-imperialist struggles by Indigenous peoples, surges in attendance at climate strikes, and great support for proposals like the Green New Deal by elected officials.

East Bay DSA will explore this theme in a Socialist Night School mini-series, co-organized with our Green New Deal Committee. These 3 events will explore what it means to be an ecosocialist, the Red Deal and Indigenous struggle, and how to fight for a Green New Deal after Bernie.

In this first Night School, we’ll get an introduction to ecosocialism, its history, and how we can organize as ecosocialists today from the local to the national and international levels. Our readings will cover a broad swath of socialist history, and we’ll get started with 2 speakers:

Becca Miller has been a member of Boston DSA for two years and is a core member of the Take Back the Grid energy democracy campaign. She recently started her second term on DSA’s nationwide ecosocialism working group steering committee, where she’s been working on a new member onboarding process. Becca works as a campaign manager to increase state funding for a program that helps SNAP recipients afford more fruits and vegetables from local farmers.

Benny Zank is a member of the East Bay DSA Steering Committee and has previously served as co-chair of the chapter’s Green New Deal committee. He has organized as an ecosocialist for several years building strong coalitions with other organizations in the Bay Area and works professionally on addressing environmental issues, like supporting the California Energy Code. Follow him @bread_by_benny.

 

Priority Readings:

DSA Ecosocialist Working Group Principles

Care and Repair: Left Politics in the Age of Climate Change

 

Recommended Readings:

Karl Marx on the materials of production

An Ecosocialist Manifesto

 

 

 

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Aug
7
Fri
Protest Sheriff’s Money Grab Budget Increase
Aug 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

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Justice 4 Steven Taylor @ O'Malley's Office
Aug 7 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

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Aug
8
Sat
North Oakland Supply Drive for Local Encampments
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Greetings Fam! We are asking for your love and support to provide hot meals, sanitation and care kits to 500 of our unhoused neighbors. Here are the dates we will be at the Omni to set up, Packing and clean-up:
– FRIDAY, AUGUST 7, 2-5PM
– SATURDAY, AUGUST 8 and
– SUNDAY AUGUST 9, 10a-1pm
MAIN Prep day: Saturday August 15
MAIN Distribution day: Sunday August 16.
We are asking OUR HOUSED neighbors to contribute hygiene supplies, canned food, bottled water, rain gear, tarps, garbage bags, $$ et al to be redistributed on Sunday June 21st to encampments in North Oakland and surrounding ares during this time of COVID 19. We will sanitize and package your donations add a hot packaged meal and fresh fruit to the care kits to be distributed to North Oakland Encampments and surrounding encampments.
***We need YOUR HELP!!!! If you have any of the items below that you can donate to your unhoused neighbors please do one of the following things:
-Drop off at 4799 Shattuck Ave (OMNI Commons)
or
-We can PICK UP FROM YOUR PORCH Sunday AM (for address within ~2.5 miles of 4799 Shattuck Ave)
**fill out this form https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScpEKYFMn_elFBrtglSiPSSHg4cRK3lrVCuqd6aTZI1p7SbRg/viewform or email Diana at diwu118@gmail.com / text +1 510 898 6992 and volunteers will pick up from your porch (also email if you have a car and can pick up or redistribute)
*****
Items we need:
FOOD/WATER
– canned food: tuna, beans, jams, peanut butter, meats, soups, etc.
– Bagged rice, beans/pulses
– ramen, mac & cheese (easy to heat)
– Frozen Meats/Tofu (for future meals)
– bottled water
– juice packs
– Vitamin C tablets/EmergenC
HYGIENE PRODUCTS
– New tooth brush, toothpaste, deodorant
– soap (bar and liquid)
– pads and tampons
– hand sanitizer
– New wrapped toilet paper/paper towels
– Disinfectant Wipes
– Rubbing Alcohol/Bleach
– Unopened masks/gloves
– New in Package: socks and underwear
-Homemade masks
SHELTER AND GEAR SUPPORT
– rain gear
– tents
– tarp
– Garbage bags
– 2-5 gallon water containers with spigots
OTHER
– Dog Food
– $$$ Donate
– Ziplock Bags
– batteries
Donate $$$ on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/donate/268513784237439/
****
We will be organizing on an ongoing basis so funds or supplies not distributed will go out the following weeks.
Want to stay plugged in with the community restorative justice rapid response team? Text communityrj to 33222.
Partners for this distribution include: North Oakland Restorative Justice Council, Self Help Hunger Program, PLACE for Sustainable Living, Critical Resistance, Omni Commons and more to follow.
***As for safety we are a small group and we are wearing gloves and masks and sanitizing our items and maintaining recommend distances from each other and limiting numbers of involved people.

Sign up to volunteer for a shift for the main day. Some roles include people to help assemble bags, folks with cars to help caravan the supplies to the unhoused, etc. Please email Diana at diwu118@gmail.com / text +1 510 898 6992 to do so.

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Haiti’s Campaign for Dignity
Aug 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Register here

Mildred Aristde Program

 

Watch on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/haitiemergencyrelieffund/live

Click here to make a donation to Haiti’s Campaign For Dignity

About Haiti Emergency Relief Fund

Since its inception in March 2004, the Haiti Emergency Relief Fund has given concrete aid to Haiti’s democratic movement as they attempted to survive the brutal coup against their democratically elected president, Jean-Bertrand Aristide, and to rebuild shattered development projects. We urge you to contribute generously, not only for this immediate crisis, but in order to support the long-run development of human rights, sustainable agriculture and economic justice in Haiti.

Learn more at www.haitiemergencyrelief.org

68075
Aug
9
Sun
North Oakland Supply Drive for Local Encampments
Aug 9 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Greetings Fam! We are asking for your love and support to provide hot meals, sanitation and care kits to 500 of our unhoused neighbors. Here are the dates we will be at the Omni to set up, Packing and clean-up:
– FRIDAY, AUGUST 7, 2-5PM
– SATURDAY, AUGUST 8 and
– SUNDAY AUGUST 9, 10a-1pm
MAIN Prep day: Saturday August 15
MAIN Distribution day: Sunday August 16.
We are asking OUR HOUSED neighbors to contribute hygiene supplies, canned food, bottled water, rain gear, tarps, garbage bags, $$ et al to be redistributed on Sunday June 21st to encampments in North Oakland and surrounding ares during this time of COVID 19. We will sanitize and package your donations add a hot packaged meal and fresh fruit to the care kits to be distributed to North Oakland Encampments and surrounding encampments.
***We need YOUR HELP!!!! If you have any of the items below that you can donate to your unhoused neighbors please do one of the following things:
-Drop off at 4799 Shattuck Ave (OMNI Commons)
or
-We can PICK UP FROM YOUR PORCH Sunday AM (for address within ~2.5 miles of 4799 Shattuck Ave)
**fill out this form https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScpEKYFMn_elFBrtglSiPSSHg4cRK3lrVCuqd6aTZI1p7SbRg/viewform or email Diana at diwu118@gmail.com / text +1 510 898 6992 and volunteers will pick up from your porch (also email if you have a car and can pick up or redistribute)
*****
Items we need:
FOOD/WATER
– canned food: tuna, beans, jams, peanut butter, meats, soups, etc.
– Bagged rice, beans/pulses
– ramen, mac & cheese (easy to heat)
– Frozen Meats/Tofu (for future meals)
– bottled water
– juice packs
– Vitamin C tablets/EmergenC
HYGIENE PRODUCTS
– New tooth brush, toothpaste, deodorant
– soap (bar and liquid)
– pads and tampons
– hand sanitizer
– New wrapped toilet paper/paper towels
– Disinfectant Wipes
– Rubbing Alcohol/Bleach
– Unopened masks/gloves
– New in Package: socks and underwear
-Homemade masks
SHELTER AND GEAR SUPPORT
– rain gear
– tents
– tarp
– Garbage bags
– 2-5 gallon water containers with spigots
OTHER
– Dog Food
– $$$ Donate
– Ziplock Bags
– batteries
Donate $$$ on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/donate/268513784237439/
****
We will be organizing on an ongoing basis so funds or supplies not distributed will go out the following weeks.
Want to stay plugged in with the community restorative justice rapid response team? Text communityrj to 33222.
Partners for this distribution include: North Oakland Restorative Justice Council, Self Help Hunger Program, PLACE for Sustainable Living, Critical Resistance, Omni Commons and more to follow.
***As for safety we are a small group and we are wearing gloves and masks and sanitizing our items and maintaining recommend distances from each other and limiting numbers of involved people.

Sign up to volunteer for a shift for the main day. Some roles include people to help assemble bags, folks with cars to help caravan the supplies to the unhoused, etc. Please email Diana at diwu118@gmail.com / text +1 510 898 6992 to do so.

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Screening: The Fourth World War @ Online
Aug 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The Chiapas Support Committee presents

¡Viva Zapata Film Series!
rebellious films | películas rebeldes

In partnership with PM Press and A Radical Guide.

Join us online for the second installment of the Viva Zapata Film Series.

We will be screening: The Fourth World War (A Big Noise Tactical Media production; 75 minutes)
Film screening followed by circle discussion with members of the Chiapas Support Committee
Please register here.

The Reality seen through this camera is more realSubcomandante Marcos

Join us to view and discuss the documentary, The Fourth World War. This film gives us a snapshot of the global protest movements in the early 2000’s against global capitalism and neoliberal politics. The film features the Ejército Zapatista de Liberación Nacional (EZLN) and traces the common spirit of resistance, justice, and life between the Zapatistas and the peoples of Palestine, Argentina, Korea, and South Africa.

Afterwards, take part in a discussion about the EZLN, how it has unfolded over the last 26 years and how the Zapatista struggle relates and exists in solidarity with current global struggles today. We are currently living through a capitalist crisis and the people of the world have taken to the streets, from Hong Kong to Seattle, from Minneapolis to Palestine, from Oakland to DC to demand a world where many worlds fit.

Please register by clicking on the following link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIoc-uhrjIvGNOfld2iPt8QCh0j79dDodGq

About the Film:
From the front-lines of conflicts in Mexico, Argentina, South Africa, Palestine, Korea, and the North; from Seattle to Genova, and the War on Terror in New York, Afghanistan, and Iraq, The Fourth World War is the story of men and women around the world who resist being annihilated in this war.

While our airwaves are crowded with talk of a new world war, narrated by generals and filmed from the noses of bombs, the human story of this global conflict remains untold. The Fourth World War brings together the images and voices of the war on the ground. It is a story of a war without end and of those who resist.

The product of over two years of filming on the inside of movements on five continents, The Fourth World War is a film that would have been unimaginable at any other moment in history. Directed by the makers of This Is What Democracy Looks Like and Zapatista, produced through a global network of independent media and activist groups, it is a truly global film from our global movement.

Narrated by Michael Franti and Suheir Hammad

For more information, visit the Chiapas Support Committee’s blog: https://chiapas-support.org

ON BEHALF OF THE CHIAPAS SUPPORT COMMITTEE, please join me on Sunday, August 9, 2020, 2:00-4:00pm.

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Green Sunday: Reopening Schools: Whether, How, When? @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Aug 9 @ 5:00 pm – 6:15 pm

Can schools be reopened safely with the pandemic out of control? Why do several prestigious scientific and public health organizations push for reopening schools (the National Academy of Sciences; the American Academy of Pediatrics; the Centers for Disease Control) — do they really know, is their advice really unbiased, and anyway is this really a strictly scientific decision or is it a social decision to be based on overall well-being?

What will be necessary for schools to reopen safely? Can we learn from the experiences of other nations and communities around the world? This talk will take up these and other related questions — trying to provide answers to some, and to promote dialogue on others.

Jack Gerson is a retired Oakland teacher who thinks about issues related to education, politics, public health and the pandemic — and every once in a while still writes or speaks about them. Before retiring, he was on the executive board and bargaining team of the Oakland teachers union (OEA). Among other things, he helped organize OEA’s campaign to bail out schools not banks and end foreclosures, and the Occupy Oakland education committee’s 18 day occupation of Lakeview Elementary in 2012 to protest school closures. He also has graduate degrees in public health (MPH and PhD in biostatistics).

Green Sundays
are a series of free public programs & discussions on topics “du jour” sponsored by the Green Party of Alameda County and held on the 2nd Sunday of each month. The monthly business meeting of the County Council of the Green Party follows, at 6:15 pm. Council meetings are open to anyone who is interested.

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68076
Screening: Whose Streets
Aug 9 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Told by the activists and leaders who live and breathe this movement for justice, WHOSE STREETS? is an unflinching look at the Ferguson uprising. When unarmed teenager Michael Brown is killed by police and left lying in the street for hours, it marks a breaking point for the residents of St. Louis, Missouri. Grief, long-standing racial tensions and renewed anger bring residents together to hold vigil and protest this latest tragedy. Empowered parents, artists, and teachers from around the country come together as freedom fighters. As the national guard descends on Ferguson with military grade weaponry, these young community members become the torchbearers of a new resistance.

Filmmakers Sabaah Folayan and Damon Davis know this story because they have lived the story. WHOSE STREETS? is a powerful battle cry from a generation fighting, not for their civil rights, but for the right to live.

Official Selection:

Sundance Film Festival 2017 – World Premiere (U.S. Documentary Competition)

Full Frame 2017

Register: https://29050a.blackbaudhosting.com/29050a/tickets?tab=2&txobjid=0b916a66-f070-433d-81be-5b7a4687bca6

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Aug
10
Mon
BART Board & Police Review Cmsn Mtg – Public Comment on Policing
Aug 10 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Participation instructions here
In response to Black Lives Matter, the tragic murder of
George Floyd by Minneapolis Police, Bay Area social
justice protests and public demand, the Board of
Directors requests that the General Manager work with
the Board of Directors on an immediate stakeholder
process to develop changes to the BART Police model
that de-emphasize the use of sworn personnel to
respond to homelessness, behavioral health and
substance use, among other issues that do not need an
armed police response. Recognizing that much has
been done to implement progressive and equitable
policing practices, we also need to consider a different
model of public safety that is more effective and
prevents racially biased policing. The goal is to have
recommendations for consideration in October when
the Board considers revisions to this year’s budget.

4. a. BART Police Model Enhancements. For information.
b. Overview of the BART Police Citizen Review Board Model. For information.
c. BPCRB Stakeholder Input and Recommendations. For discussion.
d. BART Board of Directors’ Comments and Feedback. For discussion.

68083
Aug
11
Tue
Calling BS: How to Spot Data Misinformation @ Online
Aug 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Making sense of data has never been more important. “Big data” in healthcare, education and the economy influences policies that affect billions. The problem? Most of us are woefully unprepared to spot accurate information amid the flood of misinformation and propaganda shared on channels like social media.

University of Washington professors Carl Bergstrom and Jevin West, authors of Calling Bullshit: The Art of Skepticism in a Data-Driven World, have made it their mission to help us assess data, separate the accurate from the bogus, and fight back with effective analysis and argument

Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/calling-bs-how-to-spot-data-misinformation-with-professor-jevin-west-tickets-111174313364?aff=ebdssbonlinesearch&mc_cid=a332aaba8f

68099
Aug
13
Thu
Discussing the Dangers of Facial Recognition and How to Respond @ Online
Aug 13 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Register: https://www.crowdcast.io/e/discussing-the-dangers/register

Panelists:

  •  Jake Laperruque, Senior Counsel for The Constitution Project at POGO
  • Clare Garvie, Senior Associate from the Center for Privacy and Technology at Georgetown Law
  • Malkia Cyril, Senior Fellow at Center for Media Justice
  • Matt Cagle, Technology and Civil Liberties Attorney for the ACLU of Northern California
  • Congressman Jimmy Gomez, (D-CA)
  • Senator Jeff Merkley, (D-OR)
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Calling All Single-Payer Supporters: Healthy California for All Commission Mtg @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Aug 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm


Register here

Participate as the Commission continues work to develop a plan for to achieve a health care delivery system for California that provides coverage and access for all through a unified financing system.

The Commissioners are responding to our feedback!
More Opportunities for Public Input.
agenda is available online.

For more information and updates go to the
Healthy California for All website
chhs.ca.gov/healthycaforall/.

At this meeting, Commissioners will discuss and take an advisory vote on its first deliverable, An Environmental Analysis of Health Care Delivery, Coverage, and Financing in California. They will receive an update on community engagement plans. Finally, members of the Commission will discuss design issues related to financing.

Email your Comments and Stories.
HealthyCAforAll@chhs.ca.gov

Invite Others.

Together we can transform Health Care in California!

68106
Aug
14
Fri
Soil Not Oil Conference @ Online
Aug 14 all-day

The Biosafety Alliance/Soil Not Oil Coalition has been organizing conferences since 2011. Starting with the historic Justice Begins with Seeds Conference that supported GMO Labeling campaigns by educating community members about the environmental hazards of industrial agriculture that is highly fueled by the GMO industry. In 2015, we expanded our work through the Soil Not OilInternational Conference, in which we promote practical soil-based solutions to climate change by restoring ecosystems and expanding environmental justice by offering scholarships to diverse participants..

Our conference have featured international scientists, farmers, elected officials and environmental activists including: Dr. Vandana Shiva, Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Andrew Kimbrell, Wenonah Hauter, Miguel Altieri, David Zuckerman, John D. Liu, Starhawk, John Jeavons, Tim LaSalle, Paul and Elizabeth Kaiser and hundreds more.

Soil Not Oil is an educational event in which attendees learn the root causes, effects and solutions towards creating climate stability. Highly recommended to students, educators, activists, farmers, scientists, investors, policy makers, health providers, families, urban planners and everyone else concerned with life on earth.

It’s not too late to submit proposals to present at the 6th Annual Soil Not Oil conference, or to volunteer, or even register for this year’s conference—this time to be held entirely online.  Soil Not Oil is an exciting educational event in which attendees learn about the root causes and effects of climate instability, as well as the solutions that contribute to climate stability.  Highly recommended for students, educators, activists, farmers, scientists, investors, policymakers, health providers, families, urban planners, and everyone else concerned with life on earth.  Each year’s conference has been well worth attending, with presenters from all over the globe.  This year promises to be no different, except that it’s going virtual.

The Soil Not Oil Coalition advocates for sustainable and regenerative management of soils while reducing dependency on fossil fuels.  It works to promote respect for soils worldwide, and to highlight how shifting agricultural practices is the key to combating climate change.  The Coalition promotes integrated action on sustainable agriculture and clean energy to ensure a safe and healthy planet for generations to come.

Register here.

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Aug
15
Sat
Soil Not Oil Conference @ Online
Aug 15 all-day

The Biosafety Alliance/Soil Not Oil Coalition has been organizing conferences since 2011. Starting with the historic Justice Begins with Seeds Conference that supported GMO Labeling campaigns by educating community members about the environmental hazards of industrial agriculture that is highly fueled by the GMO industry. In 2015, we expanded our work through the Soil Not OilInternational Conference, in which we promote practical soil-based solutions to climate change by restoring ecosystems and expanding environmental justice by offering scholarships to diverse participants..

Our conference have featured international scientists, farmers, elected officials and environmental activists including: Dr. Vandana Shiva, Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Andrew Kimbrell, Wenonah Hauter, Miguel Altieri, David Zuckerman, John D. Liu, Starhawk, John Jeavons, Tim LaSalle, Paul and Elizabeth Kaiser and hundreds more.

Soil Not Oil is an educational event in which attendees learn the root causes, effects and solutions towards creating climate stability. Highly recommended to students, educators, activists, farmers, scientists, investors, policy makers, health providers, families, urban planners and everyone else concerned with life on earth.

It’s not too late to submit proposals to present at the 6th Annual Soil Not Oil conference, or to volunteer, or even register for this year’s conference—this time to be held entirely online.  Soil Not Oil is an exciting educational event in which attendees learn about the root causes and effects of climate instability, as well as the solutions that contribute to climate stability.  Highly recommended for students, educators, activists, farmers, scientists, investors, policymakers, health providers, families, urban planners, and everyone else concerned with life on earth.  Each year’s conference has been well worth attending, with presenters from all over the globe.  This year promises to be no different, except that it’s going virtual.

The Soil Not Oil Coalition advocates for sustainable and regenerative management of soils while reducing dependency on fossil fuels.  It works to promote respect for soils worldwide, and to highlight how shifting agricultural practices is the key to combating climate change.  The Coalition promotes integrated action on sustainable agriculture and clean energy to ensure a safe and healthy planet for generations to come.

Register here.

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