Bay Area Events

[GX LOGO] = Global Exchange event

March 23, 2015 (All day) - March 27, 2015 (All day)
              Social Justice Week (March 23-27) at Sonoma State University will feature former Black Panther, Mama Charlotte Hill O'Neal an accomplished poet, musician and visual artist, and Founding Director of Tanzania's United African Alliance Community Center. O’Neal will keynote in the Donald and Maureen Green Music Center at 6:00 PM Tuesday March 24.   Other featured speakers include Dr.
March 25, 2015 - 6:30pm
              27th Anniversary of the Battle of Cuito Cuanavale    Film screening & discussion with Walter Turner & Phil Hutchings   On the 27th Anniversary of the Battle of Cuito Cuanavale, the CPE, SoleSpace, and SF State's Race & Resistance Studies program invite you for a discussion and film exploring the history and current nature of Cuba’s internationalist solidarity with Africa.
March 26, 2015 - 6:30pm
              Camille Seaman will discuss and sign her new book, Melting Away: A Ten-Year Journey Through Our Endangered Polar Regions. Joining her in conversation will be Richard Whittaker.    As an expedition photographer aboard small ships in the Arctic and Antarctic, Camille Seaman has chronicled the accelerating effects of global warming on the jagged faces of nearly fifty thousand icebergs.
April 13, 2015 - 7:30pm
              Many high-tech projects that hoist the banner of "innovation" pride themselves on creating "disruption" to established modes of industry and commerce. Yet, often the disruption that ensues comes at the expense of the lives, livelihoods and neighborhoods of people in a vulnerable position on the socio-economic scale. What would a technology of disruption look like that champions the working poor?
April 18, 2015 - 9:00am
Earth Day San Francisco is dedicated to raising a  Sustainable Community and Environmental Awareness in and around the nine counties that make up the San Francisco Bay Area. Each year, thousands of local citizens see the work of sustainable entrepreneurs in their booths along the plaza. Wandering through this Eco-Village, eating healthy food and listening to world class performers and speakers, it is no wonder that  the number of participants in Earth Day continues to grow, not only in Earth Day San Francisco, but in Earth Days Worldwide.
July 24, 2015 - 12:00pm - July 25, 2015 - 12:00am