APRIL is Membership Month!


April is Membership Month! Sign-up/Renew today and your gift will be DOUBLED April showers are here and so is our annual Membership Month! Membership Month is when we rally our community to support CAGJ by pledging…

Huff Post: Yes, We Need No GMO Bananas

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Our campaign is highlighted by our friends at Food First on Huffington Post in this great article co-written by our ISU student allies, Ahna Kruzic, Angie Carter and Rivka Fidel. Please comment at Huff Post and…

CAGJ’s SLEE Dinner will be July 9th – Keynote by Anuradha Mittal


Join CAGJ July 9th, 2016 in celebrating a monumental 15 years of organizing for global justice! Keynote by Anuradha Mittal, Executive Director of the Oakland Institute. It is time to look back on some of our…

SAT March 12: Picket PCC with CAGJ


CAGJ invites you to join us on the picket line! Saturday March 12 10:00 am – 11:30 am Location: Columbia City PCC – 3610 S Edmunds St, Seattle, WA 98118 The Seattle Boycott Committee and CAGJ…

Berta Cáceres, Presente!


It is with a heavy heart that we share the devastating news of the assassination last night of Berta Cáceres, Honduran indigenous leader and winner of the 2015 Goldman Prize and Romero Prize. CAGJ hosted part…

AGRA Watch Action Report: Petition signed by over 57,000 delivered to Gates Foundation and ISU


February 15, 2016: Petition calling for halt of GMO banana human trials delivered to Gates Foundation and Iowa State University Photos -See professional photographer Jonathan Lee’s photos on Facebook here. -See CAGJ’s photos on Facebook here….

AGRA WATCH PRESS RELEASE: Over 57,000 Express Concern with Human Feeding Trials of GMO Bananas


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ames Contact: Hannah Dankbar  515-867-1731 Seattle Contact: Heather Day  206-724-2243 Salk Institute Contact: David Schubert  858-453-4100 x1528 Over 57,000 Express Concern with Human Feeding Trials of GMO Bananas Simultaneous demonstrations in Ames and…

CAGJ joins the Domestic Fair Trade Association!


CAGJ is proud to have been approved as a new member of the Domestic Fair Trade Association in early January! The mission of the DFTA is to “Promote and protect the integrity of domestic fair trade…

Petitions pressure Iowa State University to cease testing of GM Banana on humans

Dec 2015 petition delivery

PHOTO: ISU graduate student Jackie Nester hands over 950 petitions to Dean Wintersteen’s administrative staff. CAGJ’s AGRA Watch campaign is pleased to announce that the students we have worked closely with at Iowa State University on…

From the WTO to the Cop21: People’s Movements Demand Justice


Blog post by Food Justice Project Co-Chair Chris Iberle, and Director Heather Day