SOIL STORIES: Follow the Drinking Gourd Online Movie Screening & Panel Tuesday February 7, 2023 5:30 – 7:30pm MT Offered by Slow Food Santa Fe and NM Healthy Soil in honor of Black
SOIL STORIES: Follow the Drinking Gourd
Online Movie Screening & Panel
Tuesday February 7, 2023 5:30 – 7:30pm MT
Offered by Slow Food Santa Fe and NM Healthy Soil in honor of Black History Month: Family-friendly, funny and moving, the documentary Follow the Drinking Gourd (2019) about the Black food justice movement connects the legacy of slavery, land loss and climate change to our fight for food security.
(Tuesday) 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm MT
March 10, 2022 | by Shawn Donnan, Ann Choi, Hannah Levitt and Christopher Cannon
When Mauise Ricard III paid a $560.43 application fee to Wells Fargo & Co. on Valentine’s Day in 2020 to refinance his mortgage on a four-bedroom brick colonial in a leafy suburb of Atlanta, he had every reason to expect an easy ride. The Microsoft Corp. engineer is married to a doctor and has a credit score north of 800, putting him in America’s credit elite. The loan officer at the bank even told him he was probably eligible for a fast-track appraisal.
Bob Mang, Re-Genesis Inc, Co-Founder (Retired) and AFLEP Board member, talks about rural economic development and how business guilds can regenerate communities.
“I had the good fortune to work on this initiative before Bernie kidnapped all my time. This is one of those no-brainer initiatives that only the 1% could oppose. It has the potential to save the state millions of dollars by vastly reducing the cost of its bonds to improve infrastructure funding. in a public bank, our state funds can be used to build our local economy and our local infrastructure.”
– Paul Gibson
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