Re: [Border01] The People's Summit on Globalization (fwd)
- Could some workshop or presentation address the most
unfair trading practice that we currently have in the
hemisphere: The US blockade of Cuba!
Chris Ford wrote:
> ----Original Message Follows----
> The Coalition for Economic Justice, a diverse coalition of students and
> community organizers, would like to invite you to attend "The People's
> Summit on Globalization" (see http://powerful.as/people). This
> conference will educate, empower and unite people striving for global
> justice in the face of corporate globalization, March 8-11, 2001
> in Boulder, Colorado.
> More than just a "conference" in the traditional sense, we will train,
> plan and network together in order to take advantage of this opportunity
> to organize for future education and actions.
> Some of the keynote speakers include Dr. Vandana Shiva, Amy Goodman of
> Democracy Now!, Kevin Danaher of Global Exchange, and other leaders
> and workers in the struggle for justice.
> All participants are invited free of charge. We do, however,
> ask the following:
> 1) For free food and access to housing, please register early
> by going to http://powerful.as/people.
> 2) Please pass this email along to your email lists and spread
> the word to other interested groups.
> 3) Please visit our website periodically for updates and any
> changes concerning the Summit. http://powerful.as/people. Phone:
> (303) 492- 5024 or (303) 492-5449.
> PROGRAMMATIC INFORMATION
> please visit our website at http://powerful.as/people
> for the most current and complete information
> Invited Speakers include:
> Vandana Shiva
> Chol Soon Rhie
> Danny Kennedy
> Kevin Danaher
> Njoki Njehu
> Ignacio Ibarra
> Raquel Sancho
> Amy Goodman
> Tom Hansen
> Willie Begay
> Mark Rand
> James Markusen
> Carlos Zorilla
> Keith Maskus
> Barry Poulsen
> Panels Include:
> Int'l Trade: Good or Bad
> Immigration and Globalization
> Who Controls the Media?
> Resource Development or Exploitation?
> Role of Direct Action
> Jobs with Soul
> FTAA Update and Action
> Women's Rights in Globalization
> Globalization and Its Impacts on the Biosphere
> Effects of Development on Indigenous Peoples
> BP Amoco/Tibet
> Trends in the Labor Movement
> Workshops include:
> Ruckus Training
> Cop Watch (know your rights)
> Youth Organizing
> Prison Industrial Complex
> Street Medic
> Mexico Solidarity Network
> FTAA Direct Action
> Political Theater
> Puppet Making
> Alternative Media Workshop
> Action on GM Foods
> Globalization and Agriculture
> World Bank Bonds Boycott
> Living an Integrated Life
> Community Building
> Radical Cheerleaders
> Citigroup and Ecological Destruction
> Sweatshop labor
> Eco-Physiological Awareness
> Sanctions on Iraq
> School of the Americas
> Colombian Militarization
> Campus Organizing
> Tearing Down the Borders
> Alternative Fuels
> Legal Observer training
> Note: Panels and Workshops subject to change
> Again, please visit our website to register and for more information, including
> bios on the speakers.
> Thank you.
> The People's Summit on Globalization
> is being sponsored by the CU Coalition for Economic Justice.
> The University of Colorado at Boulder
> c/o The Coalition for Economic Justice
> Campus Box 207, UMC 183
> Boulder, CO 80309
> phone (303)492-5024
> fax (303)735-2315
> web http://powerful.as/people
> Chris Ford
> Southwest Alliance to Resist Militarization (SWARM)
> PO Box 384 Tucson, AZ 85702
> (520) 218-5541 cford@...
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