LETTER: Endorses local contributions to climate knowledge
— Peninsula Daily News – Friday, January 3, 2020
My Journey to Radical Environmentalism
It’s never too late to take action aimed at
protecting our planet.
By Charles M. Blow, Opinion Columnist,
— New York Times
In agreement with a comment on the article:
@A Reader in Hampstead I can’t agree more with this writer, Charles.
There’s nothing more important right now than pushing our political leaders to take massive action, now–or to get rid of them and elect new ones. No amount of individual lifestyle change is going to accomplish the scale of change we need, at the speed we need.
See Al Gore’s commentary in your own paper:
The Climate Crisis Is the Battle of Our Time, and We Can Win
Ed Chadd | Port Angeles, WA
Names and Locations of the Top 100 People Killing the Planet
— Films for Action
“The earth is not dying, it is being killed, and those who are killing it have names and addresses.” – Utah Phillips
Week 7: Recycle snack wrappers in a Subaru Loves the Earth TerraCycle bin at your local REI
Take part: Jan. 12–18, 2020
The Impact of Fossil Fuels in Buildings
A Fact Base
The first step in solving this problem is understanding it
Learn to Defend Voting Rights
and Environmental Justice
WEBINAR – Wednesday, January 15 – Noon-1:00 PT
Take action for the climate on January 28th!
Greenpeace activists across the country will host textbank parties in their communities to contact voters in their state about the upcoming election
Join the movement to get rid of the Electoral College — Climate Hawks Vote
Tell Automakers to End the Attack on Clean Car Standards! — Sierra Club
No Time To Waste: The IPCC Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5ºC and Implications for Washington State
Related consequences for Washington state
Contact your legislators today:
Ask them to take action for climate this session!
- Climate Pollution Limits (HB 2311)
- Clean Fuel Standard (HB 1110)
- Transportation For All
- Zero Emission Vehicles (SB 5811)
- Washington Conservation Voters
Fall 2019 Clean & Affordable
Energy Conference Digest
Energy leaders discuss challenges and opportunities as the Northwest transitions to a clean energy system
Investment Bankers Are Now Waging the War on Coal
As UN climate negotiations faltered, bankers on Wall Street brought good news for the climate. What’s even happening? — The Atlantic
Driving Electric Is Cleaner Than Ever
Big improvements in lowering global warming emissions by driving plug-in electric cars, thanks to cleaner electricity generation
One thing you can do:
Help to preserve forests
— The New York Times
Climate in Politics
Bernie Sanders’s Latest Endorsement: Sunrise Movement — New York Times
Ed Fallon endorses Tom Steyer for President — The Fallon Forum
” Steyer’s record on climate is second to none”
Trump Rule Would Exclude Climate Change in Infrastructure Planning
— New York Times
Nature’s tiny solar panels
Note to her readers: This is the first in a series I’ve written on climate change for our local monthly newspaper. I wanted to go back to the basics of the science behind climate change.
I’ll post them in coming Yarns.
“This is a book that should be in the hands of every activist working on food and farming, climate change, and the Green New Deal.”