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Reclaim the Commons Teach-In
Date Saturday June 05
Time 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location Details
Women\'s Building, New College, and other locations
Event Type Teach-In
Organizer/Author
Saturday, June 5th

Morning Panel, 10 – 11:30 AM at the Women\'s Building: Human genetics, disability, and pharmaceuticals

Marcy Darnovsky (Center for Genetics and Society)
Gregor Wolbring (International Centre for Bioethics, Culture and Disability, University of Calgary)
Anne-Christine D\'Adesky (Health Gap)
Le’a Kanehe (Indigenous People’s Council on Biocolonialism)
Jesse Reynolds (Center for Genetics and Society), moderator

Noontime Workshops, 12 noon – 1:30 PM (Women’s Building, New College)
Workshops will be organized in ‘tracks,’ roughly corresponding to the subject areas of the main panels, but with an effort to maximize cross-collaboration as well.

Afternoon Workshops A, 2 – 3:30 PM (Women’s Building, New College — see below)

Afternoon Workshops B, 4 – 5:30 PM (Women’s Building, New College — see below)

Saturday evening:
Resistance and Alternatives to Genetic Engineering and Corporate Control
Unitarian Hall, 7:30 PM:

Opening statement from the SF Board of Supervisors and Vandana Shiva (Research Foundation for Science, Technology and Ecology, India)

Panel:
Cathrine Sneed (The Garden Project)
Van Jones (Ella Baker Center for Human Rights)
Jaime Castillo (UNORCA/Via Campesina, Mexico)
Alvaro Delatorre (Movimento Sem Terra, Brazil)
Luke Anderson (Genetic Engineering Action Network), moderator

Evening emcee: Antonia Juhasz (International Forum on Globalization)

Full details at http://www.reclaimthecommons.net/article.php?list=type&type=19

Added to the calendar on Friday May 28th, 2004 9:39 PM
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