Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Supermarket Week of Action!

Fair Food activists get seriously creative in supermarket actions across the country!

Tomatoes testify outside Trader Joe's in NYC, Lady Gaga sings in Berkeley, pennies for Publix delivered by wheelbarrow in Naples... Week of Action sends powerful message: No more excuses. Now is the time for Fair Food!

Check out all the news at ciw-online.org!

Saturday, November 13, 2010

Tomatoes Come Alive at Trader Joe's This Weekend

Our action at the Union Square Trader Joe's was AMAZING today! Just wait for our video of 8 cute tomatoes running full speed into Trader Joe's to the bemusement of customers and anger of TJ's managers.

Here is a little taste- The Bronx County Independent Examiner wrote a very positive article yesterday about this morning's action!

The Fruits of our Labor: Achieving the Impossible

"And yet, every once in a very long while, we are privileged to actually witness the balance shifting."

Read this article by CFA member Audrey Sasson about the recent CIW victory- signing an agreement with large grower Pacific!