Environmental Justice Coalition for Water
Rev. Lindi Ramsden
Co-Director & Co-Producer
Thirsty for Justice
The Environmental Justice Coalition for Water presents:
Thirsty for Justice:
The Struggle for the Human Right to Water
SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 14, 2014…. Join The Environmental Justice Coalition for Water on Wednesday, May 14, to view and celebrate the premiere of the new documentary, Thirsty for Justice: the struggle for the human right to water from 5:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. at The California Museum located at 1020 O Street in Sacramento. In the richest nation on earth and wealthiest state in the nation, how can so many people lack access to safe affordable water for their basic human needs? Thirsty for Justice shares powerful stories of those who suffer from this assault on their personal health and human dignity, as well as the inspiring story of the grassroots movement that made the human right to water the law of the land in California.
May 14, 2014
Location: The California Museum, 1020 O Street, Sacramento CA 95814
(Please do not call The California Museum for tickets, they do not handle them! Reserve on-line!)
5:30 pm: community reception
6:15 – 7:45 pm: screening & dialogue with community leaders & filmmakers
Presented by: The Environmental Justice Coalition for Water.
The California Endowment
The Nature Conservancy
City of Sacramento Vice Mayor Jay Schenirer, Councilmember Steve Hansen and Councilmember Kevin McCarty
CA Latino Legislative Caucus & Assemblymember Luis Alejo
Sacramento Labor Council AFL-CIO
Co-hosts: Alliance for Democracy/Defending Water for Life, California Center for Public Health Advocacy, Capitol Region Organizing Project, Clean Water Action, Community Water Center, Environmental Council of Sacramento, Food & Water Watch, Green Sanctuary – Unitarian Universalist Church of Davis, Lutheran Office of Public Policy – CA, SEIU-USWW, Occupy Sacramento, Sol Collective, Unitarian Universalist Community Church of Sacramento, Unitarian Universalist Justice Ministry of CA, United Nations Association Sacramento, Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom – US Section
Call: The Environmental Justice Coalition for Water at (916) 432-3529
Log on to www.ejcw.org/thirsty for more information
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