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Hot Off the Wire – December 29, 2018

Take action

Regional Action

Join the webinar of the Governor’s Southern Resident Orca Task Force – via Puget Sound Partnership

Time for BPA to act on LSR dams: Opinion – via The Spokesman-Review, Spokane

Say to REI: Break Up with US Bank! – via Fossil Free California

Washington deserves to know the real risks of Kalama Methanol – via Washington Conservation Voters

Get training for rallies at legislator’s offices in January for a Green New Deal – via 350.org

Tell SAExploration now: Stay out of the Arctic Refuge! – via Sierra Club

National Action

Give an emergency Tax-Deductible Gift to The Climate Mobilization

350.org Donor Bulletin: December 2018

Tell the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to preserve our public lands in 2019 – via Sierra Club

Say NO to drilling in The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge – via Friends of the Earth

Tell BlackRock CEO Larry Fink: Divest from fossil fuels – via Credo Action

Video: Stand with us against the Keystone XL – Indigenous Leaders of North Dakota

Tell House Democrats: Investigate Ryan Zinke                    

Climate News

Local/Regional News

Why Do Washington Voters Struggle With Climate Change Policies? – via Sightline Institute

Port of Kalama denied grant for methanol plant dock and roads – via The Daily News

Kalama Methanol Facility Could Put Taxpayers on the Hook – via Sightline Institute

NW governors optimistic on climate action – via Climate Solutions

National/International News

The Green New Deal, explained – via Vox

Major milestone: 1000+ divestment commitments worth nearly $8 trillion – via GoFossilFree.org

Video: 10 Signs of Climate Progress from 2018 – via The Years Project

In Landmark Agreement, Mass., Eight Other States Vow to Cut Transportation Emissions – via The Boston Globe

Solar on schools advances with open source contracting – via PV Magazin

Thirty Mile High Wave Encircling Earth to Break over North Pole on Christmas Day – via Daily KOS

HSBC bank was called out for their double standard on coal investment – via GoFossilFree.org

What would Jesus do about the climate? – via The Guardian

One Hundred Cities Are Leading the Way to 100 Percent Clean Energy – via Next City

Review the NRDC key legal fights – via NRDC

Watch: Climate Justice Means Migrant Justice on International Migrants Day – via 350.org

2018 in Review: Fossil Fuel Companies Fumble; Clean Energy Bills Set to Take Spotlight – via Sightline Institute

Hot Off the Wire – December 18, 2018

COP24, the speech of 15-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg – via Lifegate

Take action

Regional Action

Ask for your free, limited edition bumper sticker: Make America Green Again – via Sierra Club

Take action for a healthier environment for all Washingtonians:
Legislative Session Activist Sign up – via WA Environmental Council & Washington Conservation Voters

Demand climate action in the 2019 legislative session – via Washington Conservation Voters

2019 can be WA’s year of climate action

Clean energy, clean fuels: We’re all in for climate action. Now. – via Climate Solutions

Can you send an email to JPMorgan Chase’s executives to STOP Keystone XL pipeline – via 350Action

Join the RavenTrust Circle of Allies with a monthly pledge

Keep fracked gas out of Washington!: Submit your Comment! – via Sierra Club WA

National Action

Oppose Oil Drilling in the Arctic’s Beaufort Sea – via NRDC

BREAKING: Zinke just resigned from office – via Sierra Club

Tell your senators to replace him with someone who will work for the public.

Tell Congress: “Save the Land and Water Conservation Fund!” – via Washington Conservation Voters

Tell the EPA: Don’t weaken these clean air and public health protections! – Sierra Club

Support a Green New Deal: sign the petition to Congress – via Daily KOS

Call your member of Congress today: demand they support a Green New Deal – via 350Action

Tell Nancy Pelosi: Put Representative-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on the Ways and Means Committee

Share what you’d like to see In a Green New Deal – via The Peoples Climate Movement

Stop Trump and Zinke from destroying our public lands to benefit Big Oil:
   Donate $27 or more now! – via Friends of the Earth Action

Watch the 2-minute video “People Power versus Carbon Bombs” – via FossilFree News

Sign the petition: Tell World Leaders to Freeze All Fossil Fuel Development – via 350Action

Climate News

Local/Regional News

Oregon Tops the Charts for Voter Turnout in 2018 – via Sightline Institute

The Reluctant Radical is now available to rent or buy

A Thank-You and update from Pull-Together Canada about the TransMountain expansion

National/International News

Democracy Now! Daily Digest during U.N. Climate Talks

Protesters disrupt US panel’s fossil fuels pitch at climate talks – via The Guardian

The Arctic Ocean has lost 95 percent of its oldest ice
   a startling sign of what’s to come – via The Washington Post

Why Is the Left Ignoring the Bipartisan Carbon Tax Bill? – via RealClear Politics

London’s mayor, Sadiq Khan, has declared a climate emergency – via The Guardian

“Paris to Pittsburgh” – Airing on National Geographic December 12th

George Monbiot: Ending Meat & Dairy Consumption Is Needed to Prevent Worst Impacts of Climate Change – via DemocracyNow!

Inspiration

Sightline staff shares their most memorable books of the year

Here’s a way to fight climate change: Empower women – via Wired

Book Review – The Madhouse Effect by Michael Mann and Tom Toles