MN350 Community Picnic!

MN350 Community Picnic!

Looking to plug into a dynamic, local, people powered movement building the power necessary for large-scale climate action? Wondering what a summer of action looks like in 2016? Join local movement leaders, volunteers and staff at the MN350 Community Picnic on Tuesday, June 21st at 6:30pm. Bring some food to share, and we’ll supply paper plates, cups, lemonade, charcoal and utensils (and we’ll bring some veggie burgers). You can also bring your own re-useable plates, […]

Minnesotans Move U.S. Bank to Step Back from Coal

Minnesotans Move U.S. Bank to Step Back from Coal

After months of community actions at bank branches and flooding top executives’ in-boxes, we received U.S. Bank’s new Environmental Policy. This is huge! This means U.S. Bank, the fifth largest commercial bank in the country, is beginning to listen. Take Action!  With your help U.S. Bank took a step back from coal. Now let’s help them keep all of it in the ground. Take action today to help spread the word on Facebook and/or Twitter. Learn more […]

Illegal Alberta Clipper Expansion Scheme

Illegal Alberta Clipper Expansion Scheme

Whether transported on the Enbridge Alberta Clipper, or on the TransCanada Keystone XL pipeline, extraction, refinement and transportation of tar sands oil has up to a 37% higher carbon footprint than regular oil. We are already experiencing climate change, and the time to transition to renewable forms of energy is now. Background In October, oral arguments were heard in federal court in Minneapolis over the illegal backroom deal conducted between the U.S. State Department and […]

MN350 is Mobilizing Minnesotans!

MN350 is Mobilizing Minnesotans!

Mobilizing efforts that bring massive numbers of people together play a critical role in building movement momentum and inspiring a broader public dialogue about climate change, climate impacts, and climate policy. Organizing and supporting these efforts is one role that MN350 plays in the climate movement in Minnesota. Since 2013, we have organized six trips, including the famous Earth Train to Forward on Climate in 2013, to join others in the United States in calling each other […]