Thurs, Nov 15th: Land, Food & Power

Land, Food & Power
A Community Forum on Food and Justice, from Deep East to the Gill Tract

Co-hosted by Phat BeetsProducePlanting JusticeMovement GenerationOccupy the Farm and  PLACE for Sustainable Living

Neighborhoods in Oakland, and throughout the East Bay, are under attack from development, gentrification and repression. At the same time, there are ongoing struggles to keep our neighborhoods whole, and take back land for food and housing. Join a community forum to learn and share what is going on. 

With panelists including Melvin Dixon of the Black Panther Party, Mona Trevino of ROOTS, and members of Phat Beets Produce.

Following the panel, the forum will discuss applications of the topic of Land, Food and Power to The Gill Tract Farm and other local land and food sovereignty struggles.

November 15th, 2012 6:30-9:30pm
At 1121 64th Street, Oakland, CA 94608.
[1 block west of San Pablo Ave and 1 block south of Alcatraz Ave]

Dinner (made with pumpkins grown at the Gill Tractwill be served!