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Tomorrow! (Tuesday, June 26): KEEP NESTLE OUT OF THE GORGE Rally

Tuesday, June 26 (tomorrow!), there will be a rally at Terry Shrunk Plaza between 4:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. to Keep Nestle Out of the Gorge.
Tuesday, June 26 (TOMORROW)
Terry Shrunk Plaza (S.W. Fourth and Madison, downtown Portland)
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Stand in solidarity with a diverse coalition of groups and over 30,000 Oregonians who are demanding that Governor Kitzhaber protect our water from a Nestle water bottling plant in the scenic Columbia River Gorge. Join us for activities for all ages, music, special guest speakers, to add your own message to our banner and much more.

Guest speakers include:

Terry Swier, an activist involved with a group famous for fighting Nestle's damaging water bottling in Michigan;
Jeff Cogen, Multnomah County Chair;
Sister Brigid Baumann, a Sister of Sisters of the Holy Names;
and other locals from Cascade Locks and the Gorge who don't want Nestle bottling water in their backyard.

The event is brought to you by the Keep Nestle Out of the Gorge Coalition, including Food & Water Watch, BARK, Sierra Club, Oregon AFSCME, Occupy Portland, Sisters of the Holy Names, Resources for Health, Physicians for Social Responsibility, Environment Oregon, Oregon Wild and others.

Videos on this Subject 25.Jun.2012 14:02

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Bark hike to Ox Bow Fish Hatchery, the pristine Mt. Hood spring water Nestle proposes to sell for profit in plastic bottles.

Bark Hike to Ox Bow Fish Hatchery

Six minute interview with Julia DeGraw of Food and Water Watch.

Julia DeGraw, Food and Water Watch