Audio / Video

Natural Resource Economist- Ernie Niemi & Oregon’s (Un)Sustainable Forests

UO Professor Craig Kauffman on Putting the Rights of Nature into Practice!

Thomas Linzey in Newport 4/14/17

Mari Margil at the Eugene Garden Club


 Vandana Shiva at the LCC Peace Center


Winona LaDuke at the EMU Ballroom


Thomas Linzey – Be The Change – How to get what you want from your community


PIELC 2013 Keynote Address by Thomas Linzey of CELDF


The Right to Local Self-Government


Listen to Mari Margill interview Thomas Linzey, Executive Director of the Community Environmental Defense Fund (CELDF), about Food Bills of Rights being passed in local communities to protect local food systems and sustainable agriculture.


 Listen to Mari Margill, Associate Director of the Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund, speak about communities passing their own local laws to protect themselves from corporate threats, such as mining, fracking, water withdrawal, factory farms and more.


 Listen to Derrick Jensen interview Thomas Linzey, Executive Director of the Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund, about CELDF’s work to empower communities to pass local laws banning corporate harms in their communities as well as rejecting the corporate constitutional rights corporations rely on to authorize their destructive activities.


The DNA of our Legal System / Anna Grear / TEDxBonn


Listen to a speech by Vandana Shiva addressing the madness of economic growth. 


 Clint Lindsey – Benton County Community Rights Coalition


We the People Rising Up: Rejecting Corporate Control One Community at a Time

Thomas Linzey in Eugene in June 2014

Local Oregon Community Rights groups sharing their stories and progress: