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Hot Off the Wire – 3/19/2019

1,000,000 Students act in School #ClimaeStrike – 350.org

Take action

Regional Action

Bipartisan Group of Legislators Backs Sustainable-Farm Bill
Carbon Washington

Help Save Endangered Orcas and Wild Salmon in Washington! – NRDC

Join a Sierra Forum: Protect the Arctic Refuge – Sierra Club
Thursday Mar 28, 2019 11:00 AM

Ask your legislators to stand up for orca recovery
in upcoming votes! – Washington Conservation Voters

Take action: Tell your Senators to pass the Oil Spill Prevention Bill >> House Bill 1578

National Action

League of Conservation Voters Scorecard 2018

House says YES on Clean Fuels; it’s your turn, Senators
Climate Solutions

Two online Non-Violent Direct Action Coaching Sessions
Thursday, March 21st and Thursday, March 28th 5 Pacific
350 & Rainforest Action Network

SIGN THE NDRC’S PETITION: Demand an end to rigged maps in states like Wisconsin

Tell your members of Congress to oppose Trump’s NAFTA deal! – Sierra Club

STOP! the Department of Energy’s attack
on Energy Efficiency Standards – NRDC

Go solar and support the Sierra Club
Get A Free Solar Savings Quote

Climate News

Local/Regional News

Washington House passes clean-fuels legislation sought by Inslee – Seattle Times

Sunshine Hub Coordinator Training in Philadelphia & event planning in DC.
Help with Food & Travel.

Washington DC Fundraiser for Mike

National/International News

Artists Declare a Climate Emergency
David Wallace-Wells joins artist and others for a panel discussion.

The House of Representatives passed the For the People Act – CNN

Climate Emergency Declarations Campaign
The Climate Mobilization

This Is How White Privilege Goes to College – Yes!

Inspiration

The Climate Solution Right Under Our Feet – Yes!

Orcas in Peril blog,
Drawing out the Science
NRDC

Hot Off the Wire – 3/10/2019

Take action

City of P.A. needs an Electrical Engineering & Operations Manager to move ahead with the city’s Solar Project.

Regional Action

Demand Healthier buildings for a healthier climate
Climate Solutions

YOUTH CLIMATE STRIKE – Friday, March 15

This year, the legislature must take action to protect our waters and coasts from the risk of disaster. House Bill 1578
Washington Conservation Voters

Join a historic training to prepare to mobilize against the Keystone XL pipeline. Seattle April 27-28 – Native Organizers Alliance

Tell the House Appropriations Committee to Support Oil Spill Prevention! – Washington Conservation Voters

National Action

The South Dakota State Legislature just passed a law that criminalizes opposing the Keystone XL Pipeline.

If Governor Noem signs, protesting, organizing or financing a protest will be a crime.

Help fund now.

Petition the EPA to Regulate Greenhouse Gases
Food and Water Watch

Tell your Senators: It’s Time to Act On Climate Change!
NRDCActionFund

Bring the Green New Deal to every corner of the country.
Sunrise

Don’t let Trump’s EPA allow more dirty, climate-disrupting coal plants! – Sierra Club

Please take action today to stop drilling in the Arctic Refuge!

Support the Green New Deal and build momentum to tackle the climate crisis – MoveOn

Chip in to support Sunrise today as we hold our politicians accountable – Sunrise

Will you submit a comment today to advise Andrew Wheeler, our new EPA Administrator?

Sign the Global Call on Banks, Banks: stop financing fossil fuels – FossilBanks.org

Climate News

Local/Regional News

WA League of Women Voters Environmental legislation analysis
for Climate Change and Energy

(Photo by Ted S. Warren/The Associated Press)

Governor Inslee joins Democratic presidential field. – Associated Press interview in the Peninsula Daily News


Reversing Energy System Inequity: Urgency and Opportunity During the Clean Energy Transition — NW Energy Coalition

Don’t Frack with Washington

National/International News

Carbon Tax Plans: How They Compare and Why Oil Giants Support One of Them – Inside Climate News

60 Minutes, The climate change lawsuit that could stop the U.S. government from supporting fossil fuels
60 Minutes Streaming Party Toolkit

US scientists say marine heatwaves are sweeping the globe and that it is unstoppable – AlterNet

2020 Candidates Pledge Climate Action – NRDCAction Fund

Sierra Club joins two lawsuits in defense of the Artic Refuge

Ocean heat waves are killing underwater life, threatening biodiversity – National Geographc

FossilFree News – 350.org

Forests, carbon sinks cannot make up for delays in decarbonizing the economy, experts argue – Science Daily

The Green New Deal’s Opponents Are Stuck in the Past – Yes!

Cartoon: The kids doth protest too much

“The demonization of carbon dioxide is just like the demonization of the poor Jews under Hitler.” – William Happer

How to Talk to Your Parents about Climate Change
Sightline Institute

Inspiration

Teen Climate Activist to Sen. Dianne Feinstein: We Need the Green New Deal to Prevent the Apocalypse
Democracy Now video

Hot Off the Wire – 2/2/2019

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Regional Action

Meeting for Informal Science Educators
Pasco, WA 3/12/19
Seattle, WA 3/26/19
Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge 4/30/19

Endorse Earth Law for the Southern Resident Orcas and Salish Sea

Demand Real Climate Leadership from our New Congress – The Action Network

Sign Up For Climate Month! Encourage your Legislators.

National Action

What You’d Like to See In a Green New Deal – The Peoples Climate Movement

Stop Trump’s plan to drill in the Arctic Refuge – 350 Action

Please make a tax-deductible donation to NRDC to help us defend our environment in the most effective way possible.

Climate News

Local/Regional News

Bonneville Power and Power Shift – by Jim Norton

King County Council Approves Moratorium on Fossil Fuel Expansion – Sightline Institute

Family Biking: No, you don’t need an e-bike (but you’d love having one)

National/International News

Let’s keep the Green New Deal grounded in science – MIT Technology Review

Germany to close all 84 of its coal-fired power plants – The Los Angeles Times

NOAA’s Brilliant Response To Trumps Climate Tweet – Forbes

What is the polar vortex – and how is it linked to climate change? – The Guardian

Democrats Killed the Green New Deal – CounterPunch

The Democrats Are Climate Deniers – Jacobin


Inspiration

Real Time with Bill Maher (HBO) – The scoop on Climate Change

Hot Off the Wire – 1/22/2019

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Regional Action

Evening Talk at ONRC – January 25th in Forks
Western Washington Forest Health

Free The Snake Advocacy Day in Olympia, February 4th

Occupy Olympia, 17 Days & Nights for the Southern Resident Orcas, February 4th

Ask your legislators to support environmental priorities – via Washington Conservation Voters

Join the Sierra Club WA Legislative Action Team

Thank Commissioner Franz for her leadership on the MOU on Pacific Coast Temperate Forests. – via Washington Environmental Council

Tell your legislators: Pass 100% Clean Electricity
via Washington Conservation Voters

National Action

While the federal government fought over a shutdown and many of us were enjoying time with our families over the holidays, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers quietly announced it would be accepting public comment for 30 days on a Clean Water Act permit Enbridge needs to build Line 3. 

Tell Your Senators to Oppose Andrew Wheeler as EPA Administrator – via the Sierra Club

Tell your Members of Congress that the climate crisis can’t wait — take action today. – via Peoples Climate Movement

Protect Whales and Dolphins from Seismic Blasting – via NRDC

Tell Ford to Protect Clean Car Standards! – via the Sierra Club

Climate News

Local/Regional News

The Climate Action and Clean Energy Update – a new 350.org information source

9 Things You Need to Know About the Pipeline Blockade in B.C. – via Yes Magazine

National/International News

Here’s the Green New Deal debate you haven’t heard yet – via Grist.com

Why Are Sea Levels Rising Unevenly?
By Nexus Media

Join Native Leaders Backing Green New Deal
via Lakota Law

Cleaner cars coming to a highway near you – via The Boston Globe

How To Prepare Society for Self-Driving Cars – via Sightline Institute

New polls confirm it: Americans want clean energy – via ClimateCast

The Dirty Scheme to Make Americans Buy More Gasoline – via NRDC


Inspiration

This is a short and fun discussion of climate gradualism.

Doing something every day can be profoundly helpful in giving people hope, and it’s a path to change.

Lakhs of women stand up against patriarchy.

Hot Off the Wire – 1/6/2018

Take action

Regional Action

Join the next 350 Local Group 100% Renewables call
on Tuesday, January 8th, 5 pm PST

National Action

Tell Congress: We Demand New Action On Climate!


With environmental champions now a majority in the
House of Representatives, a new, greener Congress
is now in session – via NRDC

2019 Greenpeace Action Camp Application
by Monday January 7th

Earth Activist Training


Courses in permaculture,
earth-based spirituality, organizing
and activism with Starhawk and friends

Ask your member of Congress to co-sponsor H.R.1, the For The People Act – via The Sierra Club

Are you ready for a Green way to bank?
The Apiration Summit Account

Tell the EPA: Stop Trump’s rollback of Mercury Standards
via NRDC

You can register to join 350.org monthly calls in 2019

Climate News

Local/Regional News

National/International News

Why the Climate Change Message Isn’t Working

Members of the Horace Fire department, the North Dakota National Guard and volunteers help to sandbag a retention pond to keep flood water from the water treatment facility near Horace, North Dakota on March 28, 2009.


Threats of global catastrophe won’t move people to action.
Only the heart can inspire zeal

Democrats debate how to face “the existential threat of our time” – via Axios

How we can combat climate change
via The Washington Post

Our Children’s Trust Press Releases


Inspiration