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revolucionalimentaria has written 382 posts for Revolución Alimentaria

A New Generation of Black Farmers Is Returning to the Land

  Leah Penniman wrote this article for YES! Magazine. Leah is co-founder of Soul Fire Farm and author of Farming While Black. They are working to repair harm inflicted over the past 400 years, with an eye toward reparations. “Imagine your neighbor stole your cow. A few weeks later the neighbor comes over, laden with remorse, to … Continue reading

US Is Again Complicit in an Illegal Coup, This Time in Bolivia

    BYMarjorie Cohn,Truthout Once again, the United States is complicit in an illegal coup d’état in Latin America, this time in Bolivia. On November 10, a right-wing, anti-Indigenous group seized power after the Bolivian military’s removal of President Evo Morales, who had declared victory in the October 20 presidential election. The United States’ fingerprints … Continue reading

European Parliament declares climate emergency

By Frédéric Simon | EURACTIV.com The European Parliament voted by a large majority on Thursday  (28 November) in favour of a resolution declaring climate emergency in Europe, piling pressure on the EU’s new  Commission to deliver an ambitious European Green Deal after it takes office next month. The resolution was adopted by 429 votes in … Continue reading

Imperialism in the Anthropocene

by John Bellamy Foster, Hannah Holleman and Brett Clark   Image by Avtar Kamani from Pixabay   Monthly Review  John Bellamy Foster is editor of Monthly Review and a professor of sociology at the University of Oregon. Hannah Holleman is a director of the Monthly Review Foundation and an associate professor of sociology at Amherst … Continue reading

La Via Campesina’s Call to the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

  19 NOVEMBER 2019 CAMPAIGN TO END VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN, PATRIACHY, WOMEN (Harare, November 19, 2019) From 25 to 30 November 2019, on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, La Via Campesina is calling upon its members and allies to carry out mobilizations and actions to strengthen our collective struggle for … Continue reading

Delegation to Bolivia. Presidential Inauguration and Indigenous Resistance! January 19-28, 2020.

Come to Bolivia to witness one of the most important electoral processes in the region at this critical moment for the continent. Bolivia is the first country in the hemisphere governed by a progressive indigenous. Learn about indigenous struggles for sovereignty over food, land, and water.  Meet with farmers, community leaders, government leaders, and others.  … Continue reading

Urban farming as a response to climate-driven food crises: Cuba shows the way

                                 by Paul Brown Climate News Network, November 12, 2019   When countries run short of food, they need to find solutions fast, and one answer can be urban farming. That was the remedy Cuba seized with both hands 30 … Continue reading

Delegation to Bolivia. Presidential Inauguration and Indigenous Resistance! January 19-28, 2020.

Come to Bolivia to witness one of the most important electoral processes in the region at this critical moment for the continent. Bolivia is the first country in the hemisphere governed by a progressive indigenous. Learn about indigenous struggles for sovereignty over food, land, and water.  Meet with farmers, community leaders, government leaders, and others.  … Continue reading

Study: U.S. Fossil Fuel Subsidies Exceed Pentagon Spending

  The world would be richer and healthier if the full costs of fossil fuels were paid, according to a new report from the International Monetary Fund By TIM DICKINSON RollingStone The United States has spent more subsidizing fossil fuels in recent years than it has on defense spending, according to a new report from … Continue reading

In Images: Monte Carmelo Celebrates the 14th Peasant Seed Festival

By Katrina Kozarek Venezuelanalysis.com  On October 29, the rural village of Monte Carmelo, located in the municipality of Andrés Eloy Blanco in Lara State, celebrated its 14th consecutive Peasant Seed Festival. According to Juan Ramón Escalona, local resident and member of the Collective Seeds of Solidarity, this festival was founded in 2005 by local peasants … Continue reading

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