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11/11 Van Jones and the New Green Economy

Posted by novoscene on November 10, 2008

It’s all about the green this Tuesday night as political power, movie star muscle and grassroots mobilization meet up on the same stage.  Van Jones, founder of Green For All and the Ella Baker Center For Human Rights leads a discussion with 9th District Rep. Barbara Lee and actor Danny Glover on how the new Green Collar Jobs Campaign can work double time as both a way to clean up our planet and provide lower income families and youth with job skills for the future.  KPFA’s Aimee Allison hosts and poet Aya De Leon opens the night.
The Green Collar Economy: How One Solution Can Fix Our Two Biggest Problems
$15
7:30-9:30pm
First Congregational Church of Oakland
2501 Harrison St, Oakland
http://www.kpfa.org/events/index.php?#2059

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