TAKE ACTION: RECLAIM OUR FOOD SYSTEM
Join the Landworkers’ Alliance (LWA) as we celebrate Via Campesina’s International day of Peasant Struggle: Meet Wednesday April 29th, outside the Bury St Edmunds Railway Station, 1pm. March to the British Sugar factory with song, dance and a vision of a healthy food system! We will be joined by U.S. activist & performer Reverend Billy and his gospel choir!
Last year the LWA took our message to DEFRA, this year we are targeting British Sugar PLC to expose the inequality and problems inherent in our industrial food system. Government support of big agri-businesses, like British Sugar PLC, threatens the health of our communities and the quality of our environment. And we’re subsidizing exactly the wrong sort of agriculture. Continue reading