‘Begin righting a great wrong’: UC Berkeley discusses impact of Indigenous land-grab

Speakers from UC Land Grab
The forum, which was organized by UC Berkeley’s Centers for Educational Justice and Community Engagement, was meant to shed light on the long-masked reality and spur conversation to bring more visibility to Native people and the issues they continually face.

Spurred on by a High Country News article regarding universities founded on dispossessed Indigenous land, a variety of panelists took to Zoom on Friday to unearth the legacy of UC profit that came with it and the movement to reclaim the land.
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Berkeley must preserve its agricultural legacy

In light of climate change, failures in industrial agriculture, increased energy costs and demographic pressure, as well as multinational corporations’ increased control of the food system, we need to restore Berkeley’s public mission to prepare the new generation of scientists and practitioners with the necessary skills to tackle the challenges
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