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Events in November

Join Global Justice for Animals and the Environment's Next Organizing Meeting! Want to get involved with fighting the impact of free trade agreements on animals and the environment? Please take this online poll at http://gjae.org/meetpoll to let us know when you are available to attend a Global Justice for Animals and the Environment planning meeting!

Every Wednesday, 9PM: National TPP Resistance Conference Call
Location: your phone and computer.
Register and learn more: http://gjae.org/flush

Tuesday, November 1 - Monday, November 14: MoveAR79 NJ Trade Reform
NJ Residents: Call members of the NJ Assembly Labor Committee to urge them to schedule AR79 for discussion at the November 14th Labor Committee meeting and to vote on it! This resolution calling for an increased consultative role for states in developing US trade policy. Activists may also attend the hearing on the 14th. Contact Wendie Goetz of NJ 5 Garrett Constituents Against the TPP at wendieswords @ yahoo . com (no spaces) if you'd like to plan to attend.
Details: http://tradejustice.net/111

Wednesday, November 2, 6:30PM- 9PM: TPP and Media Law
Location: DCTV, 87 Lafayette Street, between White and Walkers Streets, Manhattan.
Sponsor: Downtown Community Television Television Center
Details: http://www.dctvny.org/events/tppandmedialaw

Wednesday, November 2-Thursday, November 3, 2016: Climate Change and Sustainable Investment in Natural Resources: From Consensus to Action
Location: Faculty House, Columbia University, New York
Includes a 3-5:15 PM Thursday panel on TPP and TTIP, Global Governance: Transforming Consensus into Concerted Global Action, featuring Ilana Solomon of the Sierra Club's Responsible Trade Program.
Sponsor: Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
Details: http://gjae.org/11216

Thursday, November 3, 4-6PM: Petition to Tell Rep. Crowley to Vote NO on TPP
Location: We're meeting at two locations in the Astoria neighborhood of Queens:
* 30 Avenue stop on the N and Q trains
* Astoria Blvd (NOT Astoria-Ditmars) stop on the N and Q trains
Please RSVP to Eric Weltman at Food & Water Watch; eweltman @ fwwatch . org (no spaces), 347-778-2743
Additional details at http://gjae.org/11316

Thursday, November 3, 7PM-9PM: TradeJustice New York Metro Organizing Conference Call
Planning calls for the NYC Metro area's alliance of grassroots groups from many social movements united to stop TPP! All are welcome. Call Wendy at (347) 881-4523 for details.
Call number: 712 775-7035 Pin: 678541
Host: TradeJustice New York Metro

Monday, November 7, 6:30-8:45 PM: Taking Action vs. TPP's Threat to Sustainable Energy
Presenters: Eric Weltman (Food and Water Watch), Stephanie Low (Sierra Club), Adam Weissman and Wendy Scher (Global Justice for Animals and the Environment), Ken Gale (WBAI's Ecologic)
Location: New York Society for Ethical Culture, 2 W 64th St, New York, NY 10025 (at Central Park West)
Details: http://gjae.org/11716
Sponsor: New York City Grassroots Alliance

Tuesday, November 8, 7 AM-8 PM: Election Day Leafleting vs. TPP: Tell Rep. Rangel to Vote NO TPP!
Leafleting: 7:00am-9:00am. Petitioning: 4:00pm-6:00pm, 6:00pm-8:00pm.
Call (718) 218-4523 or email info @ gjae . org (no spaces) for details.
RSVP to Eric Weltman at 347-778-2743 or eweltman @ fwwatch . org (no spaces) for location info.
Details: http://gjae.org/11816
Coordinator: Food and Water Watch

Wednesday, November 9, 12 PM: Vigil: Tell Rep. Charlie Rangel to Vote NO! on TPP
Location: Adam Clayton Powell State Office Building, 163 W 125th St @ Adam Clayton Powell Blvd, Manhattan.
Details: http://gjae.org/11916
Host: Granny Peace Brigade

Wednesday, November 9, 3-4 PM: Webinar: TPP, Election Results, and the Lame Duck Session
Presenters: Sister Simone Campbell, Laura Peralta-Schulte, and Sister Marge Clark.
Details: http://gjae.org/network
Host: Network Catholic Social Justice Lobby

Thursday, November 10, 7PM-9PM: TradeJustice New York Metro Organizing Conference Call
Planning call for the NYC Metro area's alliance of grassroots groups from many social movements united to stop TPP! All are welcome.
To submit agenda items, email Sally Gellert at sjguu @ aol . com (no spaces).
Call number: 712 775-7035 Pin: 678541.
Details: http://gjae.org/111016
Host: TradeJustice New York Metro

Saturday, November 12-Thursday, November 17: National Mobilization: Week of Action vs. TPP in Washington, DC
Call (718) 218-4523 or email info @ gjae . org (no spaces) to coordinate travel and housing plans.
Location: Housing available at First Trinity Lutheran Church At the corner of 4th and E Sts NW, across from the Judiciary Square Metro. Walking distance from Union Station. Mattresses, showers, kitchen. Wheelchair accessible.
Housing Cost:The cost is $27/night, sliding scale (no one turned away).
Details: http://gjae.org/1112
Organizer: Flush the TPP

Sunday, November 13: Day of Training and Preparation for Week of Action
Location: First Trinity Lutheran Church At the corner of 4th and E Sts NW., Washington, DC
Details: http://gjae.org/1112
Organizer: Flush the TPP

Monday, November 14, 11AM-2 PM: All We Want This Season Is to Stop TPP - Washington, DC March
Location: Meet at Freedom Plaza close to City Hall as we will prepare for a march to the Reagan Trade Center to protest TPP.
Details: http://gjae.org/1114
Host: Flush the TPP

Monday, November 14, 5:30-8 PM: Washington, DC Torch and Pitchfork March to Flush the TPP
Location: Capitol Hill Neighborhood, Washington, DC. Meet outside Capitol Visitor's Ctr, 1st St at East Capitol St NE, a short walk from Union Station & from the Capitol South Metro station.
Details: http://gjae.org/torch
Organizer: Flush the TPP

Tuesday, November 15, 9 AM: Thunderclap Social Media Action vs. TPP
Location: Your Facebook, Twitter, and/or Tumblr Accounts.
Advance signup (required) at http://gjae.org/1115thun
Organizer: Expose the TPP

Thursday, November 15-17th, 9AM-5PM: National Days to Call Congress vs. TPP
Location: Your phone! Find out who represents you and their contact info at http://gjae.org/leg
Details: http://gjae.org/1117

Thursday, November 16, 3-8:30 PM: Spread the Word & Grow the Protest vs. TPP!
Location: New York Society for Ethical Culture, 2 West 64th St @ Central Park West, Manhattan.
More info: Vincent Brancato at vpbrancato @ gmail .com (no spaces).
Details: http://gjae.org/eth
Sponsor: Ethical Action Committee of the New York Society for Ethical Culture

Thursday, November 16, 6:30-8:30 PM: Free Trade 2.0? Panel on Free Trade & Latin America
Presenters: Ana Romero Cano (Red Peruana por una Globalizacion con Equidad), Sarah Stephens (Center for Democracy in the Americas), Alejandro Villasmil (Convergencia #MexicoMejorSinTPP), and David Rosnick (Center for Economic and Policy Research).
Location: Jerry H. Labowitz Theatre, 1 Washington Place between Mercer St & Broadway, Manhattan.
Details: http://gjae.org/111616
Host: NACLA Report on the Americas

Thursday, November 17, 1 PM-3 PM: Washington, D.C. Rally to Stop the TPP
Location: Upper Senate Park, 200 New Jersey Ave, NW, Washington, DC
Details: (240) 235-2010 and visit http://stoptppaction.org rides may be available.
Sponsors: 350.org, Our Revolution, National Nurses United, AFL-CIO, and many more!

Sunday, November 20, 1-3 PM: Protest of Canada Goose Soho location
Protest vs. fur & down.
Location: 101 Wooster St (between Prince and Spring Sts), Manhattan.
Details: http://gjae.org/112016
Sponsor: NYC United for Animals

Sunday, November 20, 7:30 PM: Webinar: TPP and Food Politics
Presenters TBA.
Location: Your phone and computer.
Register at http://tradejustice.net/callreg
Details: http://gjae.org/foodcall
Host: TradeJustice Alliance

Monday, November 21, 12-1 PM: Rally vs. TPP at Rep. Rangel's Office
Location: Adam Clayton Powell State Office Building, 163 West 125th Street at Adam Clayton Powell Blvd, Manhattan.
Details: http://gjae.org/1121
Organizer: Granny Peace Brigade

Tuesday, November 22, 7PM: TPP's Threat to Farmed Animals and Wildlife
Location: The Gallery, John H. Holmes Community House, Community Church of New York, 28 East 35th Street between Madison and Park Avenues
Guest Presenter: Adam Weissman, Global Justice for Animals and the Environment.
Details: http://gjae.org/cf
Host: Collectively Free

Wednesday, November 30: Lobby Day vs. TPP & Rock Against TPP DC Concert in Washington, D.C.
Begins around 9AM -- contact us to coordinate travel that morning or the night before.
Call (718) 218-4523 or email info @ gjae . org (no spaces).
Details: http://gjae.org/1130
More info on Rock Against the TPP!