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Past Events

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Event:

Raj Patel,"Stuffed & Starved" Book Tour
The Chico Peace & Justice Center is hosting well known author Raj Patel as he discusses his new book, "Stuffed & Starved: The Hidden Battle of the World Food System". Raj Patel has conducted a global investigation, traveling from the "green deserts" of Brazil and protester -packed streets of South Korea to bankrupt Uganda coffee farms and barren fields of India. What he has uncovered is shocking behind the reasons for famine in Asia and Africa, farmer suicides, and false choices in supermarkets by the WTO and Free Trade Agreements. Certified Fair Trade Coffee, tea, and Chocolate will be available to sell and to educate people to the alternative to Free Trade.

When:

Apr 30
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Where:

Chico City Council
411 Main Street
Chico,, CA

Website:

Info:

(530) 893-9078
chico-peace@sbcglobal.net

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