activist, and author Keith McHenry
Artist, activist, and author Keith McHenry helped start Food
Not Bombs in 1980. He lived in National Parks as a child. He has
recovered, cooked and shared food with the hungry with Food Not Bombs
for over 30 years. Keith was arrested "for making a political
statement" in San Francisco, spent two years in jail and faced 25
years to life in prison. He wrote and illustrated "Hungry for Peace
- How you can help end poverty and war with Food Not Bombs."
Keith lives with his partner and fellow Food Not Bombs
activist, Abbi Samuels, in Santa Cruz, California and Taos, New Mexico.
He enjoys tending to their gardens, sharing meals with the hungry,
maintaining one of the movement's websites and helping coordinate
logistics for Food Not Bombs. He is an experienced public speaker giving presentations at colleges and conferences all over the world.
Keith also draws, paints, and writes about
social justice issues.
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