Tag Archives: Community Rights Lane County

Rights of Nature Panel

Originally posted on communityrightslanecounty.org :

What if Nature had Rights?

Panel Discussion
Sept 20th (Thursday), 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Many Nations Longhouse, UO (1630 Columbia St.)

  • Cameron LaFollette: Independent Researcher & Author
  • Craig Kauffman: Associate Professor of Poli Sci & Env Studies
  • Chris Maser: Ecologist, Author, International Lecturer & Consultant

Our current laws are simply incapable of stopping the wide-scale environmental destruction that the world is experiencing.

Rather than treating nature as property, rights of nature acknowledges that nature in all its life forms has the right to exist, evolve, and flourish.

And we, the people, have the legal authority and responsibility to enforce these rights.

Join us for a discussion on how such rights are being acknowledged and turned into law worldwide.  We will discuss how we can learn from what’s happening elsewhere to make Rights of Nature a reality here. Learn More Here!

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Eugene’s Democracy School

Originally posted on communityrightslanecounty.org :

We’re happy to announce another Eugene Democracy School time and location!

→ Friday, October 19 @6:00-9:00pm
→ Saturday, October 20 @9:00am-5:00pm
Eugene Garden Club – 1645 High Street (Parking across the street)

Please fill out the registration form and send in payment:Loading…

You MUST send in payment or pay online in order to save your seat in class!

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Chris Hedges Oregon Tour

Originally posted on communityrightslanecounty.org :

We are excited and proud to announce:

Democracy Reborn: Communities Resisting. Communities Rising.

An evening with Chris Hedges

→ Salem: October 2nd @7pm
Willamette University | Smith Auditorium

→ Eugene: October 3rd @7pm
First United Methodist Church

→ Portland: October 5th @7pm
First Presbyterian Church

Free event.
Fundraiser for the Oregon Community Rights Network. Donations Gladly Accepted!

Chris Hedges is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, New York Times best selling author, former professor at Princeton University, activist and ordained Presbyterian minister.
Author of America: The Farewell Tour

Event on Facebook

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You Haven’t Missed a Thing!

Originally posted on communityrightslanecounty.org :

Did you know we strive to record every presentation that we sponsor/co-sponsor? We know people are busy and might not have the time drop everything for our schedule. So we’ve compiled our videos into one place for your easy viewing. You can always hover over the Resources tab and you’ll find our link to the Audio/Visual page, where you’ll find strong presenters such as Winona LaDuke, Mari Margill and local UO professor Craig Kauffman.

Learn more about the effects of Corporate Rights on communities around the world, Rights of Nature inserted into constitutions and Community Rights work in general all on one page! Grab a cup of tea and wrap yourself in a warm blanket and learn more!

Michelle Holman explains Community Rights before Jacqueline Patterson’s presentation…



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