Hot Off the Wire — 6/23/2019

Opinion

No, climate action can’t be separated from social justice Julian Brave NoiseCat

Paying Farmers Fairly Could Curb Climate Change and Hunger — Yes! Magazine
Parity is at the core of agriculture’s potential to address overproduction.

Is the DNC Missing the Boat on Climate Change? — Sierra Club
The Democratic National Committee stumbles on the fate of the planet

Trump’s Climate Deniers Fiddle While the World Burns — NRDC

Take Action

Regional Action

The People vs. TransMountain
— Raven Trust

— Post Carbon Institute

Orca Action Month: Hungry for Change

Take Action Now

National Action

Tell Your Representative to Support 100% Clean Energy! — Sierra Club

Register here to join a Climate Strike update call on June 27 — 350.org

Tell Congress to declare a climate emergency now — The Climate Mobilization

Tell NBC: We need to know where the presidential candidates stand on climate!
— NRDC Action Fund

In the 2016 Democratic primary debates, only 1.5% of questions were about climate change. — Sunrise Movement

Host a #ChangeTheDebate Presidential Debate Watch Party!

2020 presidential candidates must debate environmental policy #climatedebate — Sign this Petition

Tell Europe: 100% Clean energy to tackle the climate emergency! — Avaaz

Does anyone guarantee your profits? As high as 14% — Sierra Club

Thought Leadership for Climate Emergency call — Monday, June 24 at 8pm Eastern, 5pm Pacific — Climate Mobilization

Climate News

Local/Regional News

Marine Sciences Laboratory in Sequim investigating climate impacts – County, Sequim officials get insight — PDN

Oregon’s Climate Legislation Heads to a House Vote — Govenor Kate Brown
Cap and invest program outlined in HB 2020 voted forward by Joint Committee on Ways and Means

Washington’s first electric school bus rolls through Tacoma — Gov. Inslee Press Updates

Sightline’s Latest Original Work

National/International News

New HBO Documentary – “Ice On Fire” with Leonardo DiCaprio

The Defense Department is worried about climate change – and also a huge carbon emitter
— The Conversation

The Latest News

Inspiration

July Meditation for Climate Emergency – Sun, Jul 14, 2019 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM PDT
— The Climate Mobilization

Dr. Lise Van Susteren and Dr. David Pollack discuss steps psychiatrists can take to provide care for patients suffering from the effects of climate change.