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10:00 am

WTO Protest 20th Anniversary – Morning Rally, Seattle

December 7 @ 10:00 am
Occidental Park, 117 S Washington Street
Seattle,
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Sat Dec 7, 10 am, at Occidental Park, 117 S Washington St, Seattle; "WTO + 20: Fair Trade for a Sustainable World" 3 Events marking the 20th Anniversary of the Protests of the WTO meetings in Seattle. Rally Speakers include Tefere Gebre from the AFL-CIO, Lori Wallach from Public Citizen, Manuel Pérez Rocha from Institute for Policy Studies, Robin Everett from the Sierra Club, Mike Dolan from the Teamsters. The rally is followed by 9 workshops in the afternoon at Town Hall, then an evening keynote speech by Joseph Stiglitz, listed separately. info https://www.washingtonfairtrade.org/2019/10/23/wto-20th-anniversary/ or info Hillary Haden of Washington Fair Trade Coalition (WFTC) at 206-227-3079 or hillary@washingtonfairtrade.org

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3:30 pm

WTO Protest 20th Anniversary – Afternoon Workshops, Seattle

December 7 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Town Hall Seattle, 1119 8th Ave
Seattle, WA United States
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Sat Dec 7, 3:30-6 pm, Workshops at Town Hall Seattle, 1119 Eighth Ave, Seattle; "WTO + 20: Fair Trade for a Sustainable World" 3 Events marking the 20th Anniversary of the Protests of the WTO meetings in Seattle. We plan a short welcome, then from 4 to 4:50, workshops on labor, environment, public health and immigration, then 5-5:50, workshops on indigenous sovereignty and extractive industries, food sovereignty, people-powered movements, data and e-commerce, and trade and militarism. See morning Rally and evening Presentation listed separately. info https://www.washingtonfairtrade.org/2019/10/23/wto-20th-anniversary/ or info Hillary Haden of Washington Fair Trade Coalition (WFTC) at 206-227-3079 or hillary@washingtonfairtrade.org

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7:00 pm

WTO Protest 20th Anniversary – Evening Presentation, Seattle

December 7 @ 7:00 pm
Town Hall Seattle, 1119 8th Ave
Seattle, WA United States
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Sat Dec 7, 7 pm, at Town Hall Seattle, 1119 Eighth Ave, Seattle; "WTO + 20: Fair Trade for a Sustainable World" 3 Events marking the 20th Anniversary of the Protests of the WTO meetings in Seattle. Lori Wallach will make a brief action orientation, then Keynoter Joseph Stiglitz will describe a better way forward - an approach to globalization that balances interests of workers, communities, and the environment with business interests.   Tickets $20, limited free student tickets and scholarships, https://www.eventbrite.com/e/wto20-tickets-62520613839 See morning Rally and afternoon workshops, listed separately. info https://www.washingtonfairtrade.org/2019/10/23/wto-20th-anniversary/ or info Hillary Haden of Washington Fair Trade Coalition (WFTC) at 206-227-3079 or hillary@washingtonfairtrade.org

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