Events Nationwide

[GX LOGO] = Global Exchange event

September 4, 2014 (All day) - November 4, 2014 (All day)
    We are excited to share the opportunity with you to host a screening for the upcoming comedic documentary Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes. Screening Pay 2 Play is a great way to raise awareness about how the problem of money in politics affects all the other issues we care about from problems of mass incarceration, to a lack of environmental protections, to why we have yet to enact sensible gun safety laws.
San Francisco,
CA
September 16, 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
 
San Francisco,
CA
September 17, 2014 - 12:00pm
The Cambodian coalition of garment workers’ unions has called on workers and labor rights supporters around the world to demand multinational apparel brands producing in Cambodia raise the wages.
Oakland,
CA
September 17, 2014 - 7:00pm
An Animated Conversation with Noam Chomsky "Noam Chomsky and Michel Gondry are "a charmingly unpredictable, appealing match...This is a movie that celebrates the life of a great mind and makes a case for the mind that knows less but keeps on asking."--Manohla Dargis, New York Times
Oakland,
CA
September 17, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
"Noam Chomsky and Michel Gondry are "a charmingly unpredictable, appealing match...This is a movie that celebrates the life of a great mind and makes a case for the mind that knows less but keeps on asking."--Manohla Dargis, New York Times
Berkeley,
CA
September 18, 2014 - 7:30pm
  “Our relationship with nature has changed…radically, irreversibly, but by no means all for the bad. Our new epoch is laced with invention. Our mistakes are legion, but our talent is immeasurable.” – Diane Ackerman “Diane Ackerman’s vivid writing, inexhaustible stock of insights, andunquenchable optimism have established her as a national treasure and as one of our greatest authors...If you haven’t read her previous books, you’re now about to become addicted to Diane Ackerman.” - Jared Diamond, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Guns, Germs, and Steel
Berkeley,
CA
September 19, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
very fall, the Brower Center presents the Art/Act Award & Exhibition, created to honor established artists who have dedicated a significant part of their careers to using art’s unique transformative power in the service of activism. In 2014, the Center recognizes internationally acclaimed sculptor, architectural designer, and ardent environmentalist Maya Lin, known most widely for her Vietnam Veterans Memorial, but whose most recent work has focused on threatened ecosystems.
Oakland,
CA
September 21, 2014 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm
      The People's Climate March is happening in NYC.   The NorCal People's Climate Rally is happening in Oakland.   Learn more about the People's Climate Actions →   Join us in Oakland (and other locations) for a Rally and spread the word about postering/bannering around the Bay Area.   The Rally will be held on 9/21 from 2 pm to 5 pm at the La
San Francisco,
CA
September 22, 2014 - 9:30am
  “An End to Loneliness and Intervention for Justice forthe Intersex Child” Anne Tamar-Mattis, Executive Director of Advocates for Informed Choice, discusses needless and cruel surgeries done without permission on intersex children long before their true gender has become evident, and the work of AIC to remedy a history of injustice for dual sex or intersex children and adults. Light breakfast offered for slight fee.
San Francisco,
CA
September 22, 2014 - 6:00pm
Juan Gonzales, Founder and Editor, El TecolotePaul Kozakiewicz, Publisher, Richmond Review and Sunset BeaconWillie Ratcliff, Publisher, San Francisco Bay ViewGlenn Gullmes, Publisher, West Portal Monthly – Moderator