Sunrise Ithaca to host Green New Deal town hall

first_imgHow can the GND work for your line of work? How does it not? What kind of support can we rally in Tompkins County? What questions need to be answered for you? Our guests: Sunrise Movement Ithaca is hosting a Green New Deal Town Hall 7 p.m. Thursday, May 2 at the Tompkins County Public Library. This is a round-table conversation with panelists from our local community to have a directed conversation and critique of the federal resolution, the Green New Deal. Community Announcements Community sustainability videoYoung Sunrisers give introduction to the Green New DealRound-table guests share climate stories, justice work, how a GND can work for themDiscussion questions around the table regarding GNDQ&AClosing statement: Jeff Furman This is a community announcement from Sunrise Movement Ithaca. It was not written by The Ithaca Voice. To submit news releases, email [email protected] Sachem Sam George – Chief of the Cayuga NationJoe Cruz – Student, Ithaca College, MRCAlex Hyland – Electrician, Intl. Brotherhood of Electrical WorkersMagda Kossowska – Student, Ithaca High SchoolBarbara Lifton – NYS Assemblywoman, district 125Rafa Aponte – Farmer: Rocky Acres Farm, director of Youth Farm ProjectSandra Steingraber – Founder of New Yorkers Against Fracking, ICJeff Furman – Social justice advocate, Ben & Jerry’s FoundationFeel free to also check out our Facebook (Sunrise Ithaca) and Instagram (Sunrise.Ithaca).center_img Our vision for the town hall: We will have keynote speakers, a mediated round-table discussion, a special video, and Q&A. We want to fill up the room! Tagged: community announcement, event, green new deal, Sunrise Movement This article was submitted on behalf of a person or organization in Tompkins County. The Ithaca Voice posts community announcements to provide readers with information directly from local businesses and… More by Community Announcementslast_img

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