Announcing a new Meetup for NYC Freegan Meetup!What
: Freegan Film Night - Food, Inc.When
: Tuesday, August 24,[masked]:30 PMWhere
: Bookthug Nation
100 N. 3rd St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Join us for a free film screening! Drawing on Eric Schlosser's Fast Food Nation
and Michael Pollan's The Omnivore's Dilemma
, director Robert Kenner's Oscar-nominated documentary explores the food industry's detrimental effects on our health and environment. Kenner spotlights the men and women who are working to reform an industry rife with monopolies, questionable interpretations of laws and subsidies, political ties and rising rates of E. coli outbreaks. We may screen another short film as well, if time allows. A moderated discussion will follow the film.
When & Where? 7:30pm at Bookthug Nation
at 100 N. 3rd St. between Berry St. and Wythe Ave. in Williamsbug, Brooklyn. Take the L train to Bedford Ave.
RSVP to this Meetup:http://www.meetup.com/dumpsterdiving-4/calendar/14440017/