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A community of practice conversation on food and abolition

Visual notes by Rianna Eckel for the Maryland Food & Prison Abolition Project‘s May 2022 Food Sovereignty & Abolition Public Roundtable   ✨✨✨✨✨✨✨✨✨✨✨✨✨✨✨✨✨✨✨ “Abolition is world-building. It is building the worlds we want and need.” –Robyn Maynard from Rehearsals for Living with Leanne Betasamosake Simpson  “The project of abolition is concerned with arriving at the […]

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April’s Food Justice Advocacy, Collective Action & Movement Organizing Conversation

Our thanks to Katie German, Director of Advocacy and Programs with FoodShare Toronto for joining us to be in conversation around FoodShare’s approach and work in food justice advocacy. And, to Uncle Mike who offered some reflections as well as Sarah Kim, CoP member and first ever Manager of Advocacy and Engagement for the Vancouver […]

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Winter Learning Unfurls into Spring with the so-called BC Food Security Gateway Community of Practice

  What a full season of learning with the so-called BC Food Security Gateway Community of Practice (Gateway CoP for short). Welcome to a perfectly incomplete share back of some of the conversations we’ve had this season as winter shifted to spring.  We were honoured to be joined twice by Secwepemc Elder Uncle Mike Arnouse, […]

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April 19: Food Movement Advocacy, Collective Action + Movement Organizing

We’ll be welcoming Katie German, Director of Advocacy and Programs with FoodShare Toronto to be in conversation with our Community of Practice around FoodShare’s approach and work in food justice advocacy. We’ve been looking up to FoodShare Toronto for years as an organization that centers the right to food, food justice, and community organizing and […]

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Here’s what we got up to in November’s Community of Practice with the White Noise Collective

About the so-called* BC Food Security Gateway Community of Practice   The Gateway Community of Practice convenes folks throughout the traditional Indigenous territories of so-called* BC who share a passion and practice around work centering: Household food insecurity and poverty reduction Indigenous Food Sovereignty, anti-racism, food justice, and decolonization in the food system Local food […]

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