The National Black Farmers’ Association President John Boyd call for boycotts against John Deere for having “little respect for black farmers.”
Documentary exposing the history of racism and sexism in American farming features woman-led Rise & Root Farm
All the conversations are available to stream online. Presenters included Queen Quet of the Gullah/Geechee Nation, farmers Leah Penniman and Karen Washington, and more.
It’s time for people of all backgrounds to call for an end to racist and hateful violence. These organizations and individuals represent just a portion of the efforts underway to fight racism and inequality and to build stronger Black communities and food systems.