May 25: March Against Monsanto ~Denver

May 15, 2013 in Event

When: May 25, 2013 @ 11am
Where: Colorado State Capitol-West Steps, 200 East Colfax Avenue, Denver, Colorado 80203

Keynote Speaker

JEFFREY M. SMITH
Director/Producer, Genetic Roulette: The Gamble Of Our Lives
Bestselling Author, Genetic Roulette and Seeds of Deception
Executive Director, Institute for Responsible Technology

Mr. Smith has counseled leaders from every continent, campaigned to end the use of genetically engineered bovine growth hormone (rbGH or rbST), and influenced the first state laws in the United States regulating GMOs. A popular keynote speaker around the globe, Mr. Smith has been described as “a life-changer”. Mr. Smith has lectured in 30 countries and has been quoted by world leaders and hundreds of media outlets including, The New York Times, Washington Post, BBC World Service, Nature, The Independent, Daily Telegraph, New Scientist, The Times (London), Associated Press, Reuters News Service, LA Times, Time Magazine and Genetic Engineering News. Mr. Smith is also a popular guest on leading radio shows and television programs, such as NPR and The Dr. Oz Show

Other Featured Speakers:

  • Danielle Morrow- from Food & Water Watch will discuss GE labeling and the corporate influence over our food system
  • John Fehringer -Organic farmer
  • Alan Lewis- How the GMO debate is unfolding in Washington
  • Adam Powars- Personal Trainer
  • Eric Belsey-Urban farmer

Performances by:

  • DJ Brick Lee with Treehouse collective
  • Broslyn Bards
  • The Rowdy Shadehouse
  • Lafayette St Players will close the event with a Musical performance to Les Mis called Do You Hear the People Sing? . **we hope that it turns into a flash mob**

Food available for purchase from Local Organic Lunch