529775_10151256963980952_1481521781_nJodie Evans

Being nourished by the Grandmother so as to nourish our world.  Learning to weave the worlds of social justice and peace from the journey space to global communities.  How I found my way to Growing A Local Peace Economy around the world.

Jodie Evans is co-founder and co-director of CODEPINK and has been a peace, environmental, women’s rights and social justice activist for forty years. She has traveled extensively to war zones promoting and learning about peaceful resolution to conflict.

She has published two books, “Stop the Next War Now” and “Twilight of Empire,” and has produced several documentary films, including the Oscar-nominated “The Most Dangerous Man in America”, Howard Zinn’s “The People Speak” and “This Changes Everything” Jodie is the board chair of 827LA and sits on many other boards, including Rainforest Action Network, Drug Policy Alliance, Institute of Policy Studies, Women Moving Millions and Sisterhood is Global Institute.  She is the mother of three.  Her relationship with the grandmother tea spans 3 decades.