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Call the President: Protect Water Protectors at Standing Rock

Yesterday, the National Guard and State Police raided one of the peaceful resistance camps at Standing Rock. Can you call the White House at (202) 456-1111 and tell President Obama to send Justice Department observers immediately and stop the Dakota Access Pipeline? Call the President: Protect Water Protectors at Standing Rock

Seed Mandala at the Boulder Public Library October 22nd 10am - 2pm

Come Join Us In Solidarity With Seed Savers Around The World and Specifically With Those In Ecuador Who Need Our Support Now In Boulder, our event will be TODAY from 10 until 2 Just West Of The Boulder Farmers Market If You Can Please Bring Seeds Fruits Vegetables Or Grains To Add To The Mandala http://protectancientseeds.weebly.com/ "We, representatives of campesino, indigenous, montubios, Afro-descendents and social organizations, after analyzing the situation facing agriculture in relation to seeds, and debates that are generating in regard to the new seed law promoted by the National Assembly of Ecuador , we declare the following : 1. Seed is a common good that belongs to mankind. It c

Rally to Stop the TPP at the Office of Congressman Jared Polis, Friday October 21st

Date: This Friday, October 21, 2016 Location: Office of Congressman Jared Polis 1644 Walnut Street Boulder, CO 80302 Time: 3:45 to 4:30pm Special Guest: National anti-TPP activist Zahara Heckscher, Co-Founder of Cancer Families for Affordable Medicine, will join in the event. Zahara is an advanced breast cancer patient, cancer thriver, mom and writer! Zahara received national attention recently when she was arrested outside of Congressman Polis’ office in Washington, D.C. for raising awareness of restrictions to access of medicine in the TPP. Zahara will be there to share her story and why she is so passionate about seeing the TPP defeated.

#NoDAPL Live Art and Music Fundraiser October 20th

Thursday, Oct. 20, 7-10pm - #NoDAPL Live Art and Music FUNdraiser at madelife, 2000 21st St, Boulder – with live music by Banshee Tree, Silent Bear & Low Viscosity, live art, silent auction of art from amazing local artists, powerful speaker – Sky Roosevelt Morris from Colorado American Indian Movement, tasty food and beverages. All proceeds will benefit the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and others at the Sacred Stone Camp as they camp over winter to defend their heritage, water, land, and our global climate from the Dakota Access Pipeline. Link to tickets and more info here or pay at the door. Link to RSVP and spread the word on Facebook.

Rocky Flats Right to Know Meeting with Wes McKinley

Rocky Flats Right to Know Meeting Thursday October 20th, 7:00pm - 9:00pm Trinity Presbyterian Church 7755 Vance Dr, Arvada, Colorado 80003 Wes McKinley, former Colorado State Representative and Foreman of the Grand Jury that investigated Rocky Flats, will be present to speak about the history of working for signage at Rocky Flats https://www.facebook.com/Rocky-Flats-Right-to-Know-1298863853480503/

Saturday, October 8 BOULDER People's TownHall on the TPP, followed by a March in Downtown Bou

At Congressman Jared Polis' Boulder Office at 17th and Walnut, Boulder Town hall at 2 p.m.; March at 3:30 p.m. Community members are invited to speak at this Town Hall on the Trans Pacific Partership (TPP). Everyone will be invited to speak for 2 to 3 minutes, depending on time and number of people who want to speak. The event will be video taped and posted on the internet and sent to Cong. Polis. People who want to talk but don't want to be taped can request this. People can feel free to bring a folding chair. Snacks will be provided as well. YOU CAN WATCH OUR RECENT PEOPLE'S TOWN HALL MEETING ON THE TPP ON YOUTUBE AT https://youtu.be/COTz9kx2UuI Info on TPP: http://www.citizen.org/TPP

Make Your Voice Heard to Protect Organic Integrity!

Make Your Voice Heard to Protect Organic Integrity! Comment Period Open Now Until October 26! The public comment period has opened on the National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) proposed recommendations affecting organic standards, materials and policy. The fall 2016 meeting dates have been announced and public comments are due by October 26, 2016. Your comments and participation are critical to the integrity of the organic label. Make your voice heard before the comment period closes. We’ve made tremendous progress in creating an organic food production system. Let’s not let USDA turn back the clock. Beyond Pesticides has begun to analyze the numerous recommendations and are providing you