Events Nationwide

[GX LOGO] = Global Exchange event

Sacramento,
CA
April 17, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
  Steve Early presents his new book, Save Our Unions: Dispatches from a Movement in Distress. How can we save our unions? Find out at this public forum and discussion of current labor struggles in California and other states. Free.
Emeryville,
CA
April 17, 2014 - 7:00pm
 
Elk Grove,
CA
April 17, 2014 - 7:00pm
        Speakers from the community, labor, environmental, social justice movement and others will discuss the TPP: what is it, what are the potential impacts and what can we do about it?
Berkeley,
CA
April 17, 2014 - 7:00pm
  International Day of Peasant Resistance with Music by the Black Riders Liberation Party, and SHAKE YOUR PEACE!
Berkeley,
April 17, 2014 - 7:30pm
  Critical Conversations on Emerging Technology Scientists are now able to map our bodies’ DNA with increasing ease anddecreasing costs. But what is being done with this information and for whosebenefit? How much control do we have over our genetic information and whatcan we do to protect our privacy. Critical Conversations on Emerging TechnologyFree and Open to the Public Speakers:
Stanford,
CA
April 17, 2014 - 7:30pm
  With Marion Nestle, author of "Food Politics"
Berkeley,
CA
April 17, 2014 - 7:30pm
Kathy Kelly is an American peace activist, pacifist and author, one of the founding members of Voices in the Wilderness, and currently co-coordinator of Voices for Creative Nonviolence. She has been part of peace delegations in several countries, notably remaining in combat zones during the early days of both US-Iraq wars. Suggested donation $5-10. No one turned away for lack of funds.Volunteers appreciated!
Berkeley,
CA
April 17, 2014 - 7:30pm
  Featuring Troy Duster, Emeritus Professor, Sociology, UC Berkeley Jeremy Gruber, President, Council for Responsible Genetics In conversation with Milton Reynolds of Facing History and Ourselves.
San Francisco,
CA
April 17, 2014 - 8:00pm
  Dir. April Martin and Paul Hill, 2013, 95 minutes.
Alameda,
CA
April 17, 2014 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
  Presented as part of RCW's new film series, Rhythmix Picks Flicks in partnership with Environment California. In this explosive follow-up to his Oscar®-nominated film GASLAND, filmmaker Josh Fox uses his trademark dark humor to take a deeper, broader look at the dangers of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, the controversial method of extracting natural gas and oil, now occurring on a global level (in 32 countries worldwide).This is a free event. $5-15 suggested donation. No one will be turned away for lack of funds. This event is wheelchair accessible.