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We The Planet 2004: A Festival of Music Consciousness and Activism
by Fault Lines ( info [at] circleoflife.org )
Thursday Nov 11th, 2004 1:33 PM
Join Fault Lines newspaper and Indybay for a day of powerful music, inspiration and activism at the second annual We the Planet festival at Oakland's Henry J. Kaiser Center on Saturday, November 13th!
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Put away your picnic basket and get out your baggy pants, because the indoor-winter version of this groundbreaking festival of music, consciousness and activism will hip hop your heart away. Bands include The Roots, The Coup, Third Eye Blind, Michelle Shocked, plus a special appearance from Mickey Hart & Friends. The event will be emceed by environmental activist & bestselling author Julia Butterfly Hill and award-winning spoken-word artist & poet, Aya De León. Other speakers include Jakada Imani of the Ella Baker Center, and many more TBA. Music starts at 7pm.

The show is eco-friendly to the max. No trash or emissions will be generated on site. Come & see how we do it!

GET YOUR TICKETS TODAY!
Tickets are only $22 in advance, $30 on the day of the festival.
Advance tickets can be purchased at: http://www.inhousetickets.com or by calling 1-866-384-3060.

Want a free ticket? Volunteer opportunities are also available by emailing valerie@circleoflife.org.

**Special VIP tickets are available for $100, and include: parking pass, reserved seating, and VIP lounge access with wine, beer & snacks. Order your VIP tix online at http://www.wetheplanet.org or by calling 510-601-9790 x6.

FREE DAYTIME EVENTS WITH CONCERT TICKET
Want to be part of the solution to our world’s most pressing problems? Then don’t miss "PUSHING THE BOUNDARIES FOR A NEW WORLD: A Series of Rabble-Rousing Interactions with Today's Leading Activists and Visionaries." Pushing the Boundaries runs from 2:00-6:00pm, directly across the street at Laney College (doors open at 1:30). Work directly with cutting-edge artists and activists on hot topics like: Music, Arts & Activism, Indy Media, Beyond Voting, and Direct Action & Civil Disobedience. Workshops are FREE with your concert ticket, or $10 without. Food will be sold on-site, but to minimize disposable use, please bring your own reusable foodware (cups, cloth napkins, utensils).

We The Planet is a program of the Oakland-based non profit, Circle of Life in partnership with the City of Oakland.

CONSCIOUSNESS IS COOL!