Updates & Analysis

Movements Move Mountains

Dear Community, The people decided! Our movements won this election. And we will keep winning. This election season has confirmed some fundamental truths—many of which GGJ members have known for…

The People Decided! A Love Letter to Our Movements

Photo credit: Rucha Chitnis It’s been four long years. We have experienced the devastation of the Trump administration, and this year we have seen the level of deterioration and inadequacy…

Defend Democracy! Count Every Vote!

Photo Credit: Margaret Kwateng *español abajo* The 2020 election was historic on many counts: a record number of people exercised their right to vote in the face of a global…

Our Work

Global Wellbeing

Buenvivir (or “well-being” / “living well”) is an age-old concept that became more globally popularized after the World People’s Conference on Climate Change and the Rights of Mother Earth in April 2010. Members of Grassroots Global Justice felt a deep...

Grassroots Feminism

BUILD A JUST TRANSITION TO A FEMINIST ECONOMY What is Grassroots Feminism? Grassroots feminism is a worldview and political practice rooted in the realities and interests of women, queer, trans, and non binary people who have been harmed by the...

Anti-Militarism

“Militarism is a root cause of a number of our global and domestic issues. It prioritizes and glorifies the expansion and aggressive use of formal, organized state violence to further state interests. It threatens and harms the self-determination of people ...

Movement Building

Building the Bigger WE GGJ is committed to engaging in grassroots movement building to strengthen collective alignment and power. While we remain rooted in the critical organizing happening at the local level, given the scope of the challenges we face, ...

Testimonials

"GGJ offers the opportunity for a platform of a transnational and global character that is not just about one movement, but many struggles that are part of one."

— Isabel Vinent Grimany, Deputy Director, Florida Immigrant Coalition

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GREEN NEW DEAL

A GREEN NEW DEAL FROM THE FRONTLINES Frontline communities have long held solutions to the climate crisis. Black, Brown, API, Indigenous, and working class communities in the United States and…

A PEOPLE’S ORIENTATION TO A REGENERATIVE ECONOMY

PROTECT, REPAIR, INVEST, TRANSFORM The intersecting crises of income and wealth inequality and climate change, driven by systemic white supremacy and gender inequality, has exposed the frailty of the U.S.…

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