A Novel Approach to Climate Action at the State Level
By Cindy Jayne
It’s Time For a Black New Deal
Chris Winters | June 8, 2020
Week 29: Add a book about an environmental issue to your summer reading list
Take part: June 14–20, 2020
Statewide action called by Black Lives Matter Seattle-King County
— Climate Solutions
OCA Endorses The Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty
An initiative to phase-out fossil fuels and fast-track solutions
Climate change, like nuclear weapons, is a major global threat.
Bold and immediate action is needed to address the climate emergency.
Please join us on Wednesday, June 17 for a forum hosted by Chris Novaton of Sierra Club, in conversation with Sierra Club staff and partners about the intersectionality between the environmental and racial justice movements, and the mutual aid work happening to support Black communities. Join us and learn how you can help.
Today is World Oceans Day – Stand.earth
350 PNW Conversations call Last Monday — 350.org
What are our next steps?
The U’wa Community’s Nonviolent Resistance to COVID-19 and Attacks in Colombia — Amazon Watch
Beaver Lake Cree stand strong as Canada and Alberta attempt to derail tarsands legal challenge — briarpatch Magazine
How Greta Thunberg Transformed Existential Dread Into a Movement — The New Yorker
By Emily Witt April 6, 2020
After a time, Greta Thunberg and her family decided that freaking out was the only rational response, not only to climate change but to modern life.
What’s Wrong with Financial Equity?
- Carbon dioxide:
Nature’s tiny solar panels
- Take a deep breath
- Galileo Fixes Everything
- A Silver Lining
- If You Don’t Like the Heat,
Get Out of the Kitchen
- Rainfall, Evaporation and Desertification
This is a series I’m writing on climate change for our local monthly newspaper. I wanted to go back to the basics of the science behind climate change.