Water Fight! NYC

posted May 13, 2011

Water Fight! Fracking, Food, Art & Economy – May 16

  • 2:00 – 5:30 pm Doors Open at 1:30
  • 5:30 – 7:00 pm Local Food and Discussions
  • Tishman Auditorium, The New School (66 West 12th Street, New York 10011)

Parsons The New School for Design and The Baum Forum present an action-oriented conference to energize and educate the public about industrial hydrofracking in our watersheds and regional foodsheds.  The event will provide inspiration and tools to protect our ecosystem and build a green economy.  By confronting, debating, strategizing and visioning, we will celebrate water, food, environmental art and activism. The program will be moderated by Anna Lappé, author of Diet for a Hot Planet. With Lois Gibbs, Center for Health, Environment & Justice, and others. Co-sponsors include Food and Water Watch, NOFA-NY, NYH20, Organic Valley, Farmhearts, American Sustainable Business Council, Food Systems Network NYC, and others.

Admission is free, donation of $10 requested

Register at http://waterfight.eventbrite.com

For more information, please visit: www.baumforum.org