California Speaking Out for Healthier Food Tour Schedule

The following events have confirmed keynote, workshop, or other presentation by Jeffrey Smith.
Contact organizers directly as appropriate for registration and additional information. Local times are listed.


Wed Oct 24 Tarzana (LA), CA
Netiya Food Day GMO Teach-In with Jeffrey Smith.
6pm Screening of Bitter Seeds
7:30pm – 9:00pm GMO Panel on Health, Environmental, and Religious Concerns of GMO Seeds with Rabbi Noah Zvi Farkas, Founder of Netiya and Albie Miles, author on Biodiversity and Agriculture and Jeffrey Smith.
Event includes an organic garden tour, free samples from local farms and restaurants and a GMO-free cooking demonstration.
Temple Judea
5429 Lindley Ave
Tarzana, CA 91356

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Thur Oct 25 Los Angeles, CA
GMO, OMG with Jeffrey Smith, Ashley Koff, Qualitarian and author, Mom Energy, and Leah Segedie, Mom blogger, and
11:00-1:00 PM
The Detox Market
8380 Beverly Blvd.
LA, CA 9024


Thur Oct 25 Santa Monica, CA
POPCORN Event (no Jeffrey Smith)
Santa Monica Library
601 Santa Monica Blvd
Santa Monica, CA
6:30pm – 8:45pm
GMO Education Panel with Cathie Lippman, MD, Bianca Martinez, Gardener Artist, Melissa Eliyahoo, Holistic Health Coach, Davey, Permaculturist and Seed Saver and non-GMO songs by Rob Herring.
FREE NON-GMO POPCORN and refreshments will be provided by Farm Stand of El Segundo.

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Thur Oct 25 San Fernando Valley, Pacoima, CA 
GMO Presentation with Jeffrey Smith, Actress Judith Scott, and Rev. Dr. D. D. Chatman with Genetic Roulette Film Screening and Q & A,
6:30pm Film, 8:00pm GMO Presentation
Greater Community Missionary Baptist Church
11066 Norris Ave.
Pacoima, CA 91331
Special Guest Actress Judith Scott from Guess Who, Flight Plan, and Dexter.
This event is sponsored by ABC Learn, The San Fernando Youth Build,  The San Fernando Valley Optimist Club, and The San Fernando NAACP.
Call the Church for more info: 818 899 9511

Fri Oct 26 Oakland, CA 
Press Conference with Allen Temple Baptist Church
10am Press Conference at Elmhurst United Methodist with Jeffrey Smith, Actress Judith Scott, and Rev. Daniel Buford.
1659 83rd Ave
Oakland, CA
11am Food Distribution Program – Feed My Sheep at Elmhurst United Methodist
11:30am – 12:30pm GMO Prop 37 Education Presentations:  Jeffrey Smith, Actress Judith Scott, Nehanda Imara, Communities for a Better Environment and Rev. Daniel Buford, Prophetic Justice at Allen Temple Baptist Church
1:30pm Meet and Greet at Allen Temple Baptist Church, 8501 International Boulevard, Oakland, 94621
For more info contact: Rev. Daniel Buford at 510 544 8912

Other Events supported by IRT’s CA TOUR without Jeffrey Smith

Wed Oct 24 Oakland, CA
Humanist Hall
390 27th Street
Oakland, CA
Genetic Roulette Screening followed by discussion with Dr. Michelle Perro.

Wed Oct 24 Richmond (Berkeley), CA
East Bay Performing Arts Center
339 11th Street
Richmond, CA
6:00pm Seeds of Freedom film showing followed by discussion with John Roulac, CEO, Nutiva, Inc., Pamm Larry, Initial Instigator and Northern California Director,, Claire Cummings, Environmental Lawyer, Author.  

Sat. Oct 27 Menlo Park, CA
Trinity Church
330 Ravenswood Avenue
Menlo Park, CA
7:00pm Seeds of Freedom film showing followed by discussion with Ocean Robbins, Founder & Director YES!, John Roulac, CEO, Nutiva, Inc., and  Pamm Larry, Initial Instigator and Northern California Director,

Fri. Nov 2 Berkeley, CA
The Brower Center
2150 Allston Way
Berkeley, CA
Seeds of Freedom film showing followed by discussion with John Roulac, CEO, Nutiva, Inc. and Grant Lundberg, CEO, Lundberg Foods.

Speaker Bios

Jeffrey M. Smith, International bestselling author is the leading spokesperson on the health dangers of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs).

John Robbins, Author of the international bestseller Diet for a New America and Founder and Board Chair Emeritus of EarthSave International (

Steven Druker, JD, Director of the Alliance for Bio-Integrity, is a public interest attorney who sued the FDA and exposed its fraudulent approval of GE foods. He is launching his book, Altered Genes, Twisted Truth.

Michelle Perro, MD, Physician at Integrative Medicine’s Institute for Health and Healing in San Francisco has a 27 year career in pediatrics and sits on the board of a California environmental group working to reduce chemical toxicity in children and families.

Don Huber, PhD, Professor Emeritus of Plant Pathology at Purdue University, his agricultural research the past 50 years has focused on the epidemiology and control of soil-borne plant pathogens with emphasis on microbial ecology and nutrient-disease interactions.

Michael Antoniou, PhD Dept of Medical and Molecular Genetics, Kings College School of Medicine, London, he has 28 years’ experience in the use of genetic engineering technology investigating gene organisation and control.

Gilles-Eric Seralini, PhD., Professor of Molecular Biology at the University of Caen, France, Laboratory of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. Professor Seralini was one of the very first to demand a European commercial moratorium on agricultural GMOs for further research and just released the new study on long-term effects of GMOs on laboratory animals.

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