FNB News & Events

Homeless Advocacy vs. City Hall

January 29, 2013
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Homeless Advocacy vs. City Hall

As part of an ongoing campaign to raise the profile of systemic harassment and displacement of homeless people in the city of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, FNB activists will be using the city’s own presentation time at their bi-monthly commission meetings to show the Mayor and city commissioners the results of their anti-homeless policies. The...

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Tortured/Entertained: Join the Autonomous Playhouse for 2013 Day of Action Against Guantanamo Bay

January 4, 2013
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On January 11th, 2013, Miamians will mark the 11th anniversary of the opening of the Guantanamo Bay detention camp. Peace activists will march on United States Southern Command, the Doral military base that oversees all of Latin & South America, including Joint Task Force Guantanamo. Tellingly, many other Americans will be reflecting differently on...

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Food Not Bombs in 2013

December 18, 2012
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Food Not Bombs in 2013

Things have been a bit hectic with the national Food Not Bombers, including multiple tours, a massive disaster relief effort, and a Free Skool to prepare, so we haven’t been too big on updates. I promise a few more posts in the coming weeks that talk about some of our experiences in 2012, but...

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Disaster Relief in NY, Puppet Tour Update

October 30, 2012
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Hurricane Sandy has left things quite a mess in the NYC area – luckily, one of the largest and best prepared Food Not Bombs chapters in the country, Long Island FNB, is ready to give relief as they have in the past. If you want to help with disaster relief with Food Not Bombs,...

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World Gathering Patches Now Available; All Roads Lead to Wall Street

September 15, 2012
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World Gathering Patches Now Available; All Roads Lead to Wall Street

Packing up for OWS 1 year anniversary in NYC! In the meantime if you want any Autonomous Playhouse or 2012 World Gathering patches, send requests to swampzine (at) gmail.com    

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Loads of Press Links from the Tampa World Gathering

September 13, 2012
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Strange how so many groups with good messages did not take the opportunity to come to Tampa this summer – Food Not Bombs certainly benefited greatly from the hordes of under-stimulated press that descended on West Florida from all over the world. In case you missed them, here’s some highlights: Just one of a...

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FNB vs. RNC!

September 11, 2012
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FNB vs. RNC!

What an epic time was had at the Food Not Bombs World Gathering – with representatives from all over Florida, other states, and even a couple from other countries contributing to an amazing time. While thousands of people seemed to forget all about the Republican National Convention, FNB’ers and Occupiers toughed it out for...

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In Just 7 Days – The 2012 World Gathering!

August 14, 2012
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Final preparations are all this weekend at Voice of Freedom Park with Occupy Tampa for the FNB World Gathering, to take place the 20th-26th in Tampa! The Official Food Not Bombs 2012 World Gathering Schedule Monday, August 20th 10 am | Brunch @ Voice of Freedom Park 11 am | Workshop: Central Activist Issues in...

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World Gathering Less Than A Month Away!

July 24, 2012
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World Gathering Less Than A Month Away!

 That’s right: August 20th, the first day of the Food Not Bombs World Gathering is just around the corner! We’re hard at work in Tampa planning all entertainment, education, and other events that will be taking places during that week in the Tampa Bay area. Above all, though, we are working on gathering the...

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Progress of the food not bombs free school

July 19, 2012
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It’s been about 3 weeks since the autonomous playhouse bus tour finally reached Taos, nm.  A lot of hard work has been done and the fnb free school garden is starting to kick off.  The land has been plowed and volunteers are now working on raising garden beds, building walk paths, making compost and...

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