Northeast Tour about to hit D.C.!

2012 Northeast Tour keeps rolling! Silence and evasion from Stop & Shop, Giant, Chipotle reflects unjustifiable refusal to participate in Fair Food Program Major Action at Giant/Ahold USA Corporate Offices Landover, MD (just outside Washington DC) Tuesday, April 17 4:00pm Picket • Theater • Delegation More info here The Northeast Tour has been a resounding success … More Northeast Tour about to hit D.C.!

rain or shine, DCFF + allies celebrate D.C. Emancipation Day with a Giant picket!

In spite of inclement weather, D.C. Fair Food joined up with Power Shift allies today to ask Giant Food — and its parent company, Ahold USA — to join the Campaign for Fair Food! On April 16 in 1862, President Lincoln emancipated the slaves of Washington, D.C. Today, we commemorated this momentous decision to reject the … More rain or shine, DCFF + allies celebrate D.C. Emancipation Day with a Giant picket!

Directions to Emancipation Day Demonstration at Giant

Map and Directions Join us at 5pm Saturday, April 16th at the Columbia Heights Giant  for a demonstration and discussion, and then we’ll head over to Haydee’s  for dinner! The closest metro stop is Columbia Heights on the green and yellow lines. If you’re coming from Powershift  , meet at 4:40 at Mount Vernon metro … More Directions to Emancipation Day Demonstration at Giant

April 16: Emancipation in 1862, but not 2011?

It’s time for the supermarkets to get on board with the Campaign for Fair Food, and build towards a world in which slavery is truly over. In spite of support from nine other major buyers of tomatoes in the U.S. — including Ahold USA’s competitor Whole Foods, another major supermarket — Ahold USA refuses to work … More April 16: Emancipation in 1862, but not 2011?