Memorial Protest: Shut Down Golden Gate Fields (Berkeley)
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420 Gilman St | 420 Gilman St. Berkeley CA
Submitted by the Event Organizer
Golden Gate Fields continues to race horses to death and the people continue to call for its closure! Please join us in protesting against the East Bay’s only CAFO and its abusive, exploitative practices. After the protest, around 2:15 pm, those who’d like to are invited to take part in an untimed 5k run / walk / roll around Golden Gate Fields to remember that we humans can consent to running a race, but the horses do not consent to what they’re forced into.
Where: 420 Gilman St, Berkeley, CA
When: Saturday, November 19th, 1:15 pm, after the DxE SF Bay Area Saturday Morning Meetup
Bring: Water and comfortable shoes if you’d like to take part in the untimed 5k run / walk / roll after the protest
Who: Everyone is welcome! However, please do not come if you have or recently had symptoms of or exposure to COVID-19. If you’re nervous, you can come observe or hold a sign quietly.
Accessibility: Some walking (100 yards) and standing. Smoke flares may be present so please be aware in order to distance yourself from them in case they might bother you.
Direct Action Everywhere (DxE) is a grassroots network of animal rights activists. Through open rescue, demonstration, and disruption, we help build a world where every animal is safe, happy and free.
DxE cultivates a welcoming and supportive community. We ask that all those who attend our events (online and offline) respect our Code of Conduct which can be reviewed at dxe.io/conduct.
To learn about our vision, goals, strategy and more check out the San Francisco Bay Area chapter Activist Handbook here: dxe.io/handbook
Categories: In Person, Political Activism, Protests / Causes