Toxic Free Fawker Fawkner Film Night and Fund Raiser
"The Green Chain",
with Sebastion Fumess, biochemist
The Green Chain is a New Zealand film about sawmill worker Joe Harawira and his long battle to expose the impact that workplace toxins had on his community.After being afflicted by health issues in the 1980, Harawira notice coworkers getting sick. In 1988 Joe helped found SWAP (Sawmill Workers Against Poison) and began investigation the effects of exposure to dioxins and efforts to clean up the site. Dioxin is the chemical which still contaminates the 100 and 102 McBride St Fawker sites.
Thursday 19 April 7 30pm
Fawkner Primary School Corner Lorne St and McBride St, Fawker
(enter from McBride St)
Entry: $15 (waged) $5 (concesstion) $20 (solidarity)
Toxic Free Fawkner needs to raise money for our VCAT case, where we hope to get the site at 102 McBride St cleaned up.
For information Sue 0413 377 978 or Patrick 0412 322 473