Events Nationwide

[GX LOGO] = Global Exchange event

San Francisco,
CA
April 28, 2014 - 6:15pm
  Join The Center for Political Education, LeftRoots, and SFSU's Race and Resistance Studies Program for a book talk and forum on the recently released book "Claim No Easy Victories: The Legacy of Amilcar Cabral" with co-author Bill Fletcher, Jr. and other contributors. Last year marked the 40th anniversary of the assassination of Amilcar Cabral, revolutionary, poet, liberation philosopher, and leader of the independence movement of Guinea Bissau and Cape Verde. Cabral had a profound influence on the pan-Africanist movement and the black liberation movement in the US.
Mountain View,
CA
April 29, 2014 - 11:30am - 1:30pm
  The Horable Albie Sachs is a renowned anti apartheid leader in South Africa who helped draft his country's democratic constitution and was appointed by Nelson Mandela to South Africa's highest court, where he served from 1994 - 2009. He lost an arm and sight in one eye when a bomb placed uner his car by South African agents exploded, but emerged from the ordeal with renewed idealism for his cause and what he describes as simple joy at being alive.
San Jose,
CA
April 29, 2014 - 12:30pm
  Inocente refuses to let her dream of becoming an artist be caged by being an undocumented immigrant forced to live homeless for the last nine years.
San Francisco,
CA
April 29, 2014 - 6:00pm
  Liu Lican, Journalist, ChinaGustavo Faleiros, Journalist, Brazil Imelda Abano, Journalist, PhilippinesMichael Simire, Journalist, Nigeria James Fahn, Executive Director, Internews' "Earth Journalism Network" – Moderator
Walnut Creek,
CA
April 29, 2014 - 7:00pm
  Author of SUSTAINABLE [R]EVOLUTION. THE PERMACULTURE SOLUTION Permaculture in Ecovillages, Urban Farms and Communities Worldwide   Trained as a cultural anthropologist and skilled in four languages, Juliana has lived and worked in the US, Europe, Japan, Nepal, and Brazil. For the past 12 years she has been a freelance writer focusing on environmental issues and social justice.
San Rafael,
April 29, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
The Osher Marin JCC and Center for Domestic Peace are proud to present the winner of the San Francisco International Film Festival Audience Choice Award and The Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award, documentary film, Crime After Crime, Free to the community. Selected for the Sundance Film Festival in 2011, this film follows the dramatic legal battle to free Debbie Peagler, a woman imprisoned for over a quarter century due to her connection to the murder of the man who abused her.
San Francisco,
CA
April 29, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
 
Thousand Oaks,
CA
April 29, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
 DR. Thomas Gionis, Medical Director and Director of Stem Cell Research, serves as the Surgeon-in-Chief of the Irvine Stem Cell Treatment Center in Irvine, Ca.  Dr. Gionis has lectured in the UCLA School of Public Health, on Health Law and Principles of Global Health.  He is also a frequent lecturer in Bioethics, International Law, Peace and Public Health, at various international United Nations UNESCO bioethics workshops and seminars.A question and answer period will follow the presentationFREE PUBLIC PROGRAM
San Francisco,
CA
April 30, 2014 - 6:00pm
  Steven Goldbeck, Chief Deputy Director, San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission; Former Co-chair, San Francisco Estuary Project's Dredging and Waterway Modification Committee Kimery Wiltshire, CEO & Director, Carpe Diem West
San Jose,
CA
April 30, 2014 - 6:30pm
  Expose of the FBI's counter intelligence program which infiltrated the Black Panthers and the peace movement. Speakers: Claude Marks, Freedom Archives