April is Membership Month! Renew your Membership or become a Member today!

Apr 16th, 2014 | By | Category: Agra Watch Blog Posts, Agra Watch News, Events, Food Justice Blog Posts, News, Trade Justice Blog Posts

It’s Membership Month and we need your support! CAGJ is funded by the community: 85% of our funding comes directly from our Members. Please consider renewing your Membership or become a Member today! Together, we are funding a vital movement to transform unjust trade and agricultural policies and practices while creating and supporting alternatives that […]



Cooking up Justice in the Food System: Central Co-op and CAGJ Celebrate Our Food, Our Right!

Apr 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Agra Watch Blog Posts, Food Justice Blog Posts, News, Trade Justice Blog Posts, Uncategorized

Join us for seed exchange, cooking demonstration & readings Location: Central Co-op Rochdale Room, 1900 E Madison St (3 blocks East of store) THURS April 17, 6:30 – 8:30pm FREE: RSVP’s appreciated to ofor@seattleglobaljustice.org   Join us for a night of good food and good activism to celebrate our collective movement for food sovereignty, celebrated […]



Sign the Petition: Food for Good? Good for Whom?

Apr 1st, 2014 | By | Category: Agra Watch Blog Posts, Agra Watch News, Food Justice Blog Posts, News

The Gates Foundation claims to be promoting food for good (#Food4GoodSEA). We are asking the question: good for whom? (#Good4who) Join us on SAT April 5th, 11-1PM. We will be passing out flyers at the Gates Foundation’s Visitor Center Food for Good event to educate folks about the Gates Foundation’s involvement in Africa. To RSVP or […]



Good Food to the People – Our Food, Our Right

Mar 24th, 2014 | By | Category: Agra Watch Blog Posts, Events, Food Justice Blog Posts, News, Trade Justice Blog Posts

Hosted by CAGJ and Community Kitchens Northwest. Come network with other food activist organizations and get the inside story on the 2nd edition of “Our Food, Our Right” published by CAGJ. Date: Saturday, March 29                                                                                         Time: 4-7pm Location: Union Cultural Center – 803 S. King St. Seattle, 98104 (accessible by bus route #  7, 14, 36, or light rail […]



3/20: Biopiracy and Seed Sovereignty: AGRA Watch Educational

Mar 4th, 2014 | By | Category: Agra Watch Blog Posts, Agra Watch News, News

THURS, March 20, 6:30 – 9pm Location: Rochdale Room, Central Co-op Admin Office Building, 1900 E Madison Street (3 blocks East of Co-op store) All are welcome!  Event is free, and refreshments will be provided thanks to Central Co-op! RSVP’s appreciated but not required to agrawatch@seattleglobaljustice.org. International law is facilitating the appropriation of Africa’s genetic […]



SLEE 2014 Kick-off!

Feb 26th, 2014 | By | Category: Agra Watch Blog Posts, Events, Food Justice Blog Posts, News, Trade Justice Blog Posts

We are very excited to announce the 8th Annual Strengthening Local Economies Everywhere (SLEE) dinner. Every year dozens of volunteers help organize this important awareness-raising event for CAGJ. We bring together over 300 farmers, food workers and activists for a dinner featuring the Pacific Northwest’s amazing bounty of food and Fair Trade ingredients. We invite […]



CAGJ’s Annual Planning Meeting

Feb 17th, 2014 | By | Category: Agra Watch Blog Posts, Events, Food Justice Blog Posts, News, Trade Justice Blog Posts

YOU ARE INVITED! CAGJ’s Annual Planning Meeting to dream about and plan 2014 and beyond! Please RSVP to contact_us@seattleglobaljustice.org, and let us know if you plan to participate in part or all of the meeting: DINNER – Friday March 7th, 6 – 9:30pm Location: Bill Aal’s home, 2408 Valley on Capitol Hill Join us Friday […]



CAGJ kicked off 2014 with two successful events!

Feb 4th, 2014 | By | Category: Events, Food Justice Blog Posts, News, Trade Justice Blog Posts

CAGJ Kicks-off off 2014 at January Community Meeting Thank you to everyone who attended and helped organize our latest Community Meeting and the Stop the TPP Rally. Click here to see pictures of the Community Meeting and the Rally on our Facebook page. We had over 40 people attend our Community Meeting including core activists […]



No More NAFTAs: Stop the Trans-Pacific Partnership! International Day of Action

Jan 22nd, 2014 | By | Category: Food Justice Blog Posts, News, Trade Justice Blog Posts

Friday, January 31st 2014 Noon Westlake Center 400 Pine St, Seattle The rally is part of an Inter-Continental Day of Action, in solidarity with our trade justice allies in Mexico, Canada and across the U.S. Community Alliance for Global Justice grew out of the 1999 Seattle protests against the World Trade Organization, and has continued to oppose […]



Join us for a Community Meeting!

Jan 15th, 2014 | By | Category: Agra Watch Blog Posts, Events, Food Justice Blog Posts, News, Trade Justice Blog Posts

Wednesday, Jan 29th, 2014 6:30pm-8:30 pm Location: University Christian Church – 4731 15th Ave NE, Seattle (where 2013 SLEE Dinner was held) Food provided! ALL are welcome! CAGJ is kicking off 2014 with a Community Meeting to discuss and share all of our upcoming work. This year promises to be a busy year–from our ongoing […]