Grassroots Global Justice Alliance

Grassroots Global Justice (GGJ) is a national alliance of US-based grassroots organizing (GRO) groups organizing to build an agenda for power for working and poor people and communities of color. We understand that there are important connections between the local issues we work on and the global context, and we see ourselves as part of an international movement for global justice.

Releases by this organization

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Monday, November 27, 2017
Honduran Authorities Detain U.S. Human Rights Observer 11 Hours At Airport A Day Before Elections
With just hours to go before the Honduran elections, an international human rights observer from the United States was detained for 11hours at the airport in San Pedro Sula. Irene Rodriguez is part of the delegation of observers organized by La Voz de los de Abajoin partership with CODEPINK. La Voz...
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Thursday, November 16, 2017
Groundbreaking “Carbon Pricing Report” Released by Indigenous Environmental Network and Climate Justice Alliance at COP 23
While city, state, and national leaders gather at the UN Climate Talks to launch and implement platforms and agendas that promote carbon trading, carbon offsets, and REDD+, the Indigenous Environmental Network and the Climate Justice Alliance take a bold stance to reject and challenge these so-...
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Thursday, January 19, 2017
J20 9am Women of Color Action at Dept of Energy
WHEN : Friday, January 20 9:30 a.m. at the Department of Energy; 10:15am at the Department of Housing and Urban Development WHERE : Beginning at 1000 Independence Ave. SW, Washington, D.C. (Department of Energy) WHO : Hundreds of Indigenous women from Standing Rock, leaders of climate justice...
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Wednesday, November 23, 2016
National Delegation of 100+ Frontline Community Leaders Head to Standing Rock
This week a multiracial national delegation of over 100 representatives from 20 movement organizations working for social, economic, climate and environmental justice are headed to Standing Rock in a show of solidarity for indigenous survival and sovereignty as leaders on the ground continue to...
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Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Oil-impacted Communities from Across the Country Descend on Energy Transfer Partners in Houston in Solidarity with Standing Rock
Grassroots leaders from oil and energy-impacted communities across the country will gather at the Houston offices of Energy Transfer Partners for a prayer action in solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and thousands of water defenders mobilizing against the Dakota Access Pipeline. In one...
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