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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How Many Climate Activists Haven’t Bought A Tesla Because They’ve Been Tricked By Big Oil?

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 16 Nov 2019 07:44:05 +0000

I’m a hardcore climate activist. I’ve been one for approximately 20 years (and writing that sure does make me feel old). I’m quite concerned that we are destroying the livability of this planet for human life and countless other species. Furthermore, I’ve got two young girls, and I’m certain their lives are going to be harder than mine due to more drought, agricultural failures, superstorms, more severe fires, climate-related diseases, flooding, and severe migration challenges. I’d like to do what I can to limit the challenges they will face in an increasingly unstable world

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