Here’s How One Teenager is Taking A Stand Against Car Idling

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 21:00:09 +0000

Every day after school for the past three years, I have walked past the same line of cars, smelled the same stench of exhaust, and felt the same need for action

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Fair Housing Groups Reach Settlement Expanding Housing Opportunities for Thousands of Children

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Tue, 17 Mar 2020 01:00:32 +0000

The National Fair Housing Alliance (NFHA) announced a settlement agreement with Asset Campus Housing, Inc., the largest third-party property management company in the nation for campus living, that will open up access to 140,000 beds across 40 states and 77 cities to families with children

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MicroActivist Founder & Amnesty International Gen Z Survey — Young People Committed To Stopping Climate Change & Plastic Pollution

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Thu, 27 Feb 2020 03:42:56 +0000

Cynthia Shahan Bees in North CarolinaThanks to so many young activists, the world is viewed more honestly through their words and actions. These inspiring children don’t have time for denial. They have work to do, and they do it. One of my favorites is Connor, MicroActivist’s founder

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Climate Protest Ain’t For Sissies: The Saga Of Ken Ward Is A Cautionary Tale For Us All

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Thu, 30 Jan 2020 20:30:02 +0000

Ken Ward via TwitterKen Ward is one of the Valve Turners who shut down oil pipelines in 2016. He will get a chance to present a necessity defense at a trial in Washington next month thanks to a ruling by the Washington Supreme Court

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StartNext Plans Massive Direct Democracy Event In Berlin On June 12, 2020

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Sun, 29 Dec 2019 23:11:12 +0000

Fridays For Future screenshotOn June 12, 2020, thousands of climate activists will gather in Berlin’s Olympic Stadium to simultaneously submit a series of petitions to the Bundestag. If any gather more than 50,000 signatures, the legislature is obligated to consider it and vote on it. Representative democracy in action.

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Harvard & Yale Students Disrupt “The Game” To Demand Climate Action

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Mon, 25 Nov 2019 22:20:21 +0000

climate change protestHarvard and Yale students disrupted the football game between the schools on Saturday to protest the lack of leadership on global warming by both administrations. How dare they think for themselves?

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