Hundreds of thousands expected to join global climate marches this weekend:
Today’s the day! Hundreds of thousands are taking to the streets across the world. Together we Rise for Climate, Jobs & Justice as part of a global day of action to demand our elected leaders commit to no new fossil fuels and a just and fair transition to 100% renewable energy.
9 reasons why #RiseforClimate will be Amazing:
Here’s a taste of what you can expect over the weekend, from all over the world. You won’t want to miss this.
Join a Rise event near you tomorrow, September 8.
Trump’s Plan for Coal Emissions: Let Coal States Regulate Them:
“The Trump administration next week plans to formally propose a vast overhaul of climate change regulations that would allow individual states to decide how, or even whether, to curb carbon dioxide emissions from coal plants, according to a summary of the plan and details provided by three people who have seen the full proposal.
The plan would also relax pollution rules for power plants that need upgrades. That, combined with allowing states to set their own rules, creates a serious risk that emissions, which had been falling, could start to rise again, according to environmentalists.“
2018 Is Shaping Up to Be the Fourth-Hottest Year. Yet We’re Still Not Prepared for Global Warming.:
“This summer of fire and swelter looks a lot like the futurethat scientists have been warning about in the era of climate change, and it’s revealing in real time how unprepared much of the world remains for life on a hotter planet.
The disruptions to everyday life have been far-reaching and devastating. “
JOIN THE MOVEMENT TO ACT ON CLIMATE.
DNC chair introduces resolution reversing party’s new ban on fossil fuel donations:
And they reversed it! We’re fighting back. Help us force another vote when the DNC meets in Chicago in two weeks:
TAKE ACTION RIGHT NOW!
Tell the DNC: keep fossil fuel money out of our elections:
The DNC just reversed course on banning donations from fossil fuel companies, turning its back on those living with the impacts of climate change and fossil fuel extraction every day — as well as the more than 950 candidates nationwide that our community recruited to sign the No Fossil Fuel Money Pledge.
We’re forcing a re-vote. TAKE ACTION TODAY!
Climate models for three decades have predicted *exactly* what the world is seeing this summer.
And they predict that it will get hotter — and that what is a record today could someday be the norm.