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Civic leaders are among those best placed to save the planet

When it comes to reducing fossil fuel use and accelerating the transition towards renewable energy, mayors, governors, councils and city bosses have as much opportunity for real climate leadership as national governments – and more direct influence.

There Is No Climate Justice If The Poor Are Left Behind

The Poor People’s Campaign (PPC) launched on May 14, 2018 for 40 days of action for moral revival. endorsed PPC, and Executive Director May Boeve was arrested partaking in nonviolent direct action with the launch.

The following is written by Natalia Cardona, Justice and Equity Manager with

In Baltimore, a climate victory is a win for racial and economic justice

After four years of grassroots campaigning, a broad coalition of activists, environmental organizations and community members succeeded in passing an ordnance to ban new crude oil terminals. This is the story of how people from all walks of life came together for the common good of their city.

I have 600 grandchildren – and I marched for them in Albany

Norman Frasier, a lifelong resident of Brooklyn and a member of New York Communities for Change, talks about the lingering impact of Superstorm Sandy on his community and why he wants NY Gov. Cuomo to take action for a Fossil Free world.