Upcoming Justice Rising
looks at basic economic/environmental justice
The next issue of our publication, Justice
Rising, will be examining efforts to
take back food production and regulation from
multinationals and agribusiness. Check out back
issues of Justice Rising here.
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NYC? Resources and media on climate and corporate
Now is the moment to seize the day to converge and build a
movement of movements for people, planet and peace over
profit. In New York, Alliance for Democracy was
represented by past and present national council members
Nancy Price, Ruth Caplan, and Lou and Pat Hammann, as well
as national coordinator Barbara Clancy.
They joined almost 400,000 people marching together in the
most colorful assemblage of diverse groups, messages, music
and chants. As reported,
people in 162 countries in more than 2,600 rallies and
marches took to the streets to demand action on climate as
time runs out to lower green-house gas emissions, end our
dependence on dirty carbon fuels, expose “false solutions,”
and save ourselves and the earth from disaster.
You’ve probably listened and read many reports, but here are
some particularly inspiring statements to read, watch, and
A movement to stop climate change
needs both mass mobilizations and direct action.
Be on the lookout for worldwide actions like October's Global Frackdown,
or national events like the recent Week of Action against
Fast Track. Organize locally to let your members of Congress
know this is an issue of concern to you, and to build a base
if you think you should take stronger local action, like
passage of a TPP-Free Zone