Rights of Nature, then the Gleaning Project on Peace & Justice, 9am Wednesday March 23.
Written by Tom Walker on Monday, March 21, 2022
This Wednesday our first guest will be Joe Bonasia, Vice-Chair and Southwest Florida Regional Director of the Florida Rights of Nature Network, a non-profit organization that “guides, supports, and encourages efforts to legally recognize and enforce the rights of nature and the right of communities to a healthy environment through self-government at the city, county, and state level.” Read Joe’s recent essay HERE.
Our second guest will be Joyce Norris of Transition Sarasota. Transition Sarasota is part of the greater Transition US movement, committed to developing community-driven solutions for our local food system.
Their vision is a sustainable, just, and thriving local food system. They advocate for “local growing, sourcing, and economic benefit.”