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Raj Patel has worked for the World Bank and the WTO and has protested against them on four continents.  A writer, activist and academic, he is currently a visiting scholar at UC Berkeley’s Centre for African Studies, an Honorary Research Fellow at the School of Development Studies at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, and a fellow at the Institute for Food and Development Policy, also known as Food First.

Dr. Rupa Marya is a physician, activist, mother and composer. She is an Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco where she practices and teaches Internal Medicine. Her research examines the health impacts of social systems, from agriculture to policing. She is the co-founder of the Do No Harm Coalition, a collective of health workers committed to addressing disease through structural change