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The Fierce Urgency of Now. . .

Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights and Black Freedom Movements transformed the United States. Their victories laid the groundwork for our current struggles for racial, economic and climate justice.  These victories required deep movement work and relationship building that is too often glossed over as if its success was inevitable —... (More...)
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Huge news: Coal Moratorium on Public Lands

Huge news: the Obama administration is putting a moratorium on new coal sales on public lands. This moratorium will keep enormous amounts of carbon in the ground and move the U.S. closer toward hitting our climate goals set in Paris. And if our next President makes the moratorium permanent, this could end up being the... (More...)
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Natural Resources Minister Confirms No New Pipeline Review Rules Coming in Time Kinder Morgan Review

Winnipeg activists “search and seizure” at Natural Resources Minister’s office to find new rules comes up empty    Winnipeg, MB – At 11:00 this morning a group of Winnipeg residents, supported by global climate change campaign 350.org, entered the office of Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr to serve a “People’s Search Warrant” demanding to see... (More...)
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A Letter to Prime Minister Trudeau

Earlier this morning I sent this letter to the Prime Minister and the Ministers responsible for overseeing pipeline reviews detailing our plans for the People’s Injunction. Find out more about the People’s Injunction here.   January 13, 2016 Prime Minister Justin Trudeau cc: Minister of Natural Resources Jim Carr, Minister of the Environment and Climate... (More...)
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10 awesome things we did together in 2015

We’ve really been on a roll this year. And when I say we I don’t just mean 350.org the organization. I mean this big, broad movement we’ve built together — you, me, 350’s many partner organizations, the hundreds of local groups we work with every day, and all the many individuals around the world who... (More...)

El Niño: State of Emergency

Intensified by climate change, this El Niño is exceeding previous records and it is on track to unleashing severe and destructive extreme weather in the coming months. “This El Niño is playing out in uncharted territory. Our planet has altered dramatically because of climate change.” — Michel Jarraud, Secretary-General of the World Meteorological Organization  ... (More...)
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Pathway to Paris Concerts

Pathway to Paris is a collection of musicians, activists, visionaries and artists coming together to use their creative skills to highlight solutions to climate change. On December 4, 5 at Le Trianon in Paris — there were incredible concerts featuring Patti Smith, Thom Yorke, Vandana Shiva, Naomi Klein, Flea, Bill McKibben and many more. They were powerful... (More...)
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