Seattle Food Movement Focuses on Food Service Workers

August 28th, 2013 Email: [email protected] For Immediate Release SEATTLE FOOD MOVEMENT FOCUSES ON FOOD SERVICE WORKERS Saru Jayaraman, a national leader in organizing and advocacy for the rights of food service workers, will speak in Seattle on September 7th at Community Alliance for Global Justice’s annual Strengthening Local Economies Everywhere community dinner. In the wake […]

What people are saying about Our Food, Our Right

Have you read the amazing reviews from authors and activists Eric Holt-Gimenez, Mark Winne, Brian Tokar, and community college culinary school chef Gregg Shiosaki about “Our Food, Our Right: Recipes for Food Justice”? Check them out below! If you haven’t gotten your copy, order it online today. Save the date for some upcoming readings with […]

CAGJ Food Day Walmart Action Report & Press Round-up!

Action Report by Marisa Hendron, CAGJ Book Group coordinator See more photos in CAGJ’s facebook album! Check out our informational leaflet!  FINAL FLYER On October 24, a dozen CAGJ volunteers and UFCW organizers celebrated US Food Day by distributing information about Wal-Mart to shoppers at Promenade 23, the retail center on 23rd Ave and South […]

Local Activists Celebrate National Food Day by Protesting a Possible New Wal-Mart Store In Seattle’s Central District

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 24, 2012 Contact: Heather Day, Cell: 206-724-2243, Email: [email protected] Concerned Seattle residents will raise neighborhood awareness about Wal-Mart’s negative impact on workers, tax-payers, community members, farmers and eaters. Oct 24, 2012 – Seattle, WA – To mark Food Day (October 24th)—a nationwide celebration and movement toward more healthy, affordable and sustainable […]