The People Demand Urgent, Vital, And Ambitious Action A COP 24

By Jesse Bragg, The People's Demands  for Climate Justice -

Climate change is the crisis of our time. Its intensifying impacts are affecting millions of people around the world, the health of our planet, and is driving species extinction. It is [...]

Pelosi Office & Hallway Taken Over By Calls For A Green New Deal

By Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance -

Climate Justice activists organized by the Sunrise Movement held a sit-in in Rep. Nancy Pelosi's office calling for a Green New Deal and filled the hallway outside of her office. The hallway [...]

Justice Roberts Blocks Discovery In Children’s Trust Climate Lawsuit

By Staff, Quartz -

On Friday (Oct. 19), the US Supreme Court blocked a climate lawsuit that pits children against the federal government. The trial was set to start in 10 days, and the lawyers for the young people [...]

Protests Disrupt Global Climate Action Summit

By Joe Kukura, SF Weekly   -

Political leaders and delegates attending Gov. Jerry Brown’s Global Climate Action Summit had a difficult time getting in to the conference Thursday morning. That’s because several hundred [...]

We Can No Longer Afford A Fossil Fuel Economy

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

The Global #RiseForClimate actions are just one example of many that the climate justice movement is building the power needed to transform the economy and put in place policies to confront [...]

How Green Groups Became So White And What To Do About It

By Diane Toomey, Yale Environment 360 -

If environmental organizations want to become racially diverse, says sociologist Dorceta Taylor, they need to change the way they perceive people of color. In an e360 interview, she talks about [...]

Climate Justice Advocates Planning Pressure On State And Local Governments

By Emily Southard, 350.org -

We often think of leadership as something elected officials and people in power embody. The truth is real leadership comes from the people, and the past week has proven that. On Friday, June [...]

Climate Justice And The Kinder Morgan Pipeline: Is This The Next Standing Rock?

By Theo LeQuesne, Climatejusticeproject.org -

May 2018. “Standing Rock is everywhere now.” We heard this refrain time and again in the days and weeks that followed the violent defeat and eviction of Standing Rock’s Water Protectors at [...]

Indigenous Women Unite To Defend The Amazon, Mother Earth And Climate Justice

By Leila Salazar-Lopez, Amazonwatch.org -

It was the first time ever that indigenous Amazonian women from seven nationalities, including the Kichwa, Sápara, Shiwiar, Shuar, Achuar, Andoa, and Waorani, joined forces and marched together [...]

Newsletter: After Trump’s Climate Withdrawal

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers for Popular Resistance. President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement follows the path of previous presidents who have [...]

World Reacts To Trump’s Intent To Withdraw From Climate Treaty

By Kevin Zeese, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Kevin Zeese for Popular Resistance. Washington, DC - President Donald Trump announced his intention to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement today, June 1. This prompted a strong response [...]

The Twelve Days (And Months) Of Climate Justice Day Two

By Winona LaDuke and John Foran, www.resilience.org -

By Winona LaDuke and John Foran for Resilience - It’s 2016 and the weight of American corporate interests has come to the Missouri River, the Mother River. This time, instead of the Seventh [...]

Newsletter – Time To Ask Who We Are

By Margaret Flower and Kevin Zeese for Popular Resistance. The United States has reached a turning point. Where we turn is dependent on what we do as people to determine our future. Neither of [...]

Why There’s Hope For The Climate Movement Under Trump

By Nick Engelfried, www.wagingnonviolence.org -

By Nick Engelfried for Waging Nonviolence. If there is any silver lining from the Trump victory, it would seem to be the evidence that vast numbers of people are hungry for a radical shift in [...]

Pope Calls Taking Action On Climate Justice A Sacred Duty

By Nika Knight, www.commondreams.org -

By Nika Knight for Common Dreams - Humans are turning the planet into a 'polluted wasteland full of debris, desolation, and filth,' says Pope Francis. Pope Francis on Thursday put forth an urgent [...]