Climate Justice Alliance Challenges “Greenwashing” in Obama’s Climate Action Plan, Puts Frontline Communities First

The Climate Justice Alliance, of which the USFSA is a member, Releases Statement on President Obama’s Climate Action Plan July 9th, 2013 We support President Obama’s efforts to implement a national Climate Action Plan that is comprehensive, achievable, and promotes a socially and environmentally just future for everyone. Communities on the frontlines of the impacts […]

World Food Prize Laureates Undermine Hunger Solutions

U.S. Food Sovereignty Alliance Statement June 20, 2013 Honoring executives of biotechnology giants Monsanto and Syngenta with this year’s World Food Prize sends precisely the wrong message about sustainable solutions to hunger and poverty.  Proprietary genetically manipulated seeds are the problem, not the answer to world hunger. The proven solutions lie in rebuilding food sovereignty—the […]

USFSA Acts for Food Sovereignty All Across the Country on April 17, International Day of Peasant Struggles

We, members of the U.S. Food Sovereignty Alliance, express our solidarity with Via Campesina International and allies in the US and worldwide in this day of April 17, the International Day of Peasant Struggle. On April 17, 1996, nineteen landless peasants, members of the Brazilian Landless Workers Movement (MST) were brutally murdered in El Dourado […]

USFSA Stands with Farm and Food Chain Workers Marching Today but Working Everyday to Defend Workers Rights and for Just Immigration Reform

A Solidarity Message of the US Food Sovereignty Alliance (USFSA) to Farm and Food Chain Workers – Working and Marching to Defend Workers Rights and for Just Immigration Reform.  Washington DC – April 8th – 10th, 2013. April 9th, 2013 Dear Compañeros and Compañeras, The USFSA represents a national alliance of more than 25 organizations […]