Teach-Out! Reportback: Jubilee Farms and Local Roots

Teach Out! at Jubilee and Local Roots A Reflection by Valentina de la Fuente At today’s Teach Out to Jubilee and Local Roots farms in Carnation, we hear from farmers on their experiences farming in the…

THE PEOPLE’S SUMMIT Nov 27-29

WTO+10: Global Justice Forward The Climate is Changing – It’s Time for Solutions! See www.seattleplus10.org for lots more info! CAGJ IS SELLING T-SHIRTS WITH THIS LOGO HERE! $15 FUNDRAISER…RED & WHITE STANDARD T-SHIRTS; RED AND LIGHT…

CAGJ’s 7th Teach Out! Join CAGJ in visiting FEEST’s Community Potluck!!

CAGJ members and supporters will join other great people for food and community-building at FEEST’s November Community Potluck: Wednesday, November 25th 3:30pm join us for cooking in the kitchen 5:30pm The potluck begins 7:00pm Clean up…

ACTION ALERT: Help Protect family fishermen and oceans!

Will you help protect our family fishermen and our oceans? Wednesday, October 28th Between 10:30am and 2:30pm, Ballard Town Square (Between Leary and Ballard Ave.) On October 28th, people across the country, from Washington to Maine…

ACTION ALERT! King County budget eliminates agriculture programs

An Action Alert from Mary Embleton of the Cascade Harvest Coalition: Dear Friends, This is a call to action.  We need your help and support to draw attention to King County’s budget process and the Executive’s…

Report on Day 2 of Community Food Security Coalition Conference

Today’s plenary addressed how to resist and/or engage with corporate power in ways that advance the struggle for a just food and health system. One of the speakers, Eduardo Sanchez,  brilliantly connected the food system to…

Report on Day 1 of Community Food Security Coalition Conference

Today Travis English, Ashley Fent and Heather Day of CAGJ participated in ‘From People Power to Public Policy: A Gathering of Local and State Food Policy Councils’, our first day in Des Moines, Iowa.  We’ve been…

Teach Out Report! Umojafest Peace Center and Danny Woo Garden

By Valentina de la Fuente, CAGJ Intern Today is the “Teach Out!”, an event organized through the Food Justice Project.  Today our urban garden tours will lead us from the Umojafest Peace center in the Central…

Climate Justice or Climate Chaos?

So read a circular banner on a locked-down street in San Francisco on Sept. 21st.  Organized by the Mobilization for Climate Justice West, a coalition of groups calling for urgent, direct action in response to climate…

Teach-Out Report! Fisherman’s Terminal, UW Farm

By Valentina de la Fuente, CAGJ Intern Today’s “Teach Out!” consists of a visit to the Fisherman’s Terminal to hear the rich stories of some of the last family fisherman left in Seattle, and then a…