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Jan 23: Students across the country will walk out of class to stand against climate denial

On January 23rd, students across the country will walk out of class to stand against the Trump administration’s climate denial agenda that so profoundly threatens the next generation. This is our moment to make sure that from the very first hours of Trump’s presidency, the majority of us who oppose his vision for the country are... (More...)
Actions/Demonstrations Divestment North America

How Everyday People Are Fighting Trump’s Cabinet

This fight has always been in the hands of everyday people who know that when we put up a fight, we can win. This month, we have the chance to stop people like Rex Tillerson from getting into office, and show the country what opposition to Trump and his agenda can look like. Hear from some... (More...)
North America

Thousands Protest Against Trump’s Climate Denier Cabinet

Yesterday people across the United States rallied at their Senators’ offices to tell them to oppose the fossil fuel industry puppets that Donald Trump nominated for his cabinet. These protests could not be more timely: the first confirmation hearings on Trump’s picks start this week, and many Senators are waiting to hear from their constituents... (More...)
Actions/Demonstrations Climate Denial North America

Save Sundarbans forest from the threat of coal

I have been working with anti-coal activists in Bangladesh for over a year now to stop the 1320 megawatt Rampal coal plant from being built in Sundarbans forest — the world’s largest mangrove forest. In November I joined them in a 10,000 strong people’s march and mass assembly to stop the coal plant. Now, our... (More...)
Coal South Asia

April 29, 2017. Let’s March.

New year, new resolve. Time to mark your calendars for April 29th, 2017. That’s the date of the People’s Climate Mobilization, a major march in Washington, D.C., when we will come together with hundreds of thousands of people to reject Trump’s attack on our communities and climate, and push forward with our vision of a... (More...)
Actions/Demonstrations North America

11 Reasons for Hope

I always like to end the year with hope. This time last year, I wrote that 2015 had been such a banner year for us at 350.org that it seemed like we were “getting close to a sort of climate-action tipping point.” But here we are at the end of 2016, and the politics of... (More...)