The fact that the current administration is building massively polluting power plants in South East Asia while claiming to transition to a Green New Deal economy exposes their hypocrisy and shortsightedness. It also completely delegitimizes President Moon’s aspirations to emerge as a model country in a post-COVID green economy
The result was a sweeping victory for the ruling Democratic Party. The Democratic Party claimed 183 out of 300 seats, taking a comfortable majority for the next 4 years. This victory is a significant win not just for the party, but for many environmental activists as well.
“What we need now more than ever is solidarity and unity within our communities. Just like with the climate crisis, we need to unite behind the science and prioritize marginalized sectors in order to create resilience for future crises.”
Coronavirus is spreading fast, and we need to flatten the curve. Mass public strikes may be cancelled – but here are some organising tactics and tools you can use to keep calling for climate justice, while following public health guidelines.
The last few weeks have proven that this will be a crucial year to end the age of fossil fuels. We know the industry can’t hold on much longer if ordinary people like you and me keep pushing our financial institutions to take a stand.