From our friends with the Community Alliance for Global Justice:
You are invited to connect with participants of CAGJ’s Rise Up! Summer School as well as Uprooted and Rising organizers this month when we co-present our campaigns to stop GE salmon, and uplift all of the incredible work being done around the country by Tribes to build indigenous Food Sovereignty. We are honored to be joined by the following leaders!
- Valerie Segrest, Native American Agriculture Fund
- Fawn Sharp, President of the Quinault Indian Nation in Taholah, Washington and President of National Congress of American Indians
- Yasmin Ahmed, Uprooted and Rising Seattle6
2020 is a battleground for the ocean. Aquabounty, a generally unknown brand in the U.S., plans to release Genetically Engineered (GE) Salmon onto the U.S market within this year. In addition, Cargill, the largest private company in the U.S., is pushing for a federal bill (the AQUAA Act) that would expand offshore aquaculture into federal waters, confine hundreds of thousands of farmed fish, and forever change our last public commons, the ocean.
Register today! TinyURL.com/corporatesalmonwebinar