Posts in social permaculture
We Don't Need Another Jail - Part I

The United States imprisons more people, per capita, than any other nation in the world. This system of mass incarceration, which currently holds more than 2.4 million human beings in cages. So why is California spending billions of dollars on jail expansion this year?? Find out why, and what Planting Justice thinks we can use our money for instead, here.

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Oakland Hip Hop Green Dinner!

Register for the Oakland Hip Hop Green Dinner! Planting Justice, the Factory Farming Awareness Coalition (FFAC), the Food Empowerment Project, and more are sponsoring 150 free vegan meals for attendees. Come eat delicious food while being entertained by local hip hop artists, informed by health professionals, and inspired by food justice advocates.

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Job Not Jails Budget Victory!

On Tuesday, March 24th, the Alameda County Board of Supervisors voted to pass a Jobs Not Jails budget that allocates half of the public safety realignment funding towards community-based reentry programs and services, instead of continuing to give the majority of the funding to the sheriff. Read more about the work behind this, and the implications for the future here.

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