SATURDAY WORKSHOP: Community Gardens, Food Justice, & Gentrification

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WORKSHOP THIS SATURDAY, December 15, 2012

Community Gardens, Food Justice, & Gentrification
at the  Saturday North Oakland Farmers’ Market, 942 Stanford St, Oakland 94608 @Lowell

Start Time: 11:00 am
Ends: 1:00 pm

A workshop to examine structural disenfranchisement in Oakland connecting public space, private property, policing and resistance. Participants will leave with an understanding of how land privatization has shaped Oakland, knowledge of historical tactics to reclaim and reuse land for communities, and how resisting gentrification can build healthier and safer communities.

READS:

Solid analysis on how gentrification and gang injunctions are connected from our allies at Phat Beets!
http://oaklandlocal.com/article/realtors-renaming-golden-gate-neighborhood-raises-gentrification-concerns-locals