Comment on the proposed Line 3 by Nov 23!

Comment on the proposed Line 3 by Nov 23!

On November 20, the State of Minnesota concluded a 3 week evidentiary hearing on whether to allow Enbridge to build the proposed new Line 3 tar sands pipeline. Read our recaps of Day 1, Day 6, Day 8 and Day 9. Occasional moments of humor and enlightenment enlivened the days of long,  grueling hearings. We learned about insurance, integrity digs, apportionment, cultural impacts, and the pain of the indigenous community while we bonded as a community over […]

US Bank is no longer financing Enbridge

US Bank is no longer financing Enbridge

Changes in pipeline financing comes on the heels of divestment by leading French Bank   MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL — November 2, 2017 — U.S. Bank has ended its credit relationship with Enbridge Inc., the Canadian company seeking to expand tar sands oil transportation through Northern Minnesota with the controversial proposed Line 3 pipeline. U.S. Bank’s move comes amidst a growing local and global movement calling on the banking industry to cut ties to fossil fuel extraction. […]

Heart-led climate conversations – at the door

Heart-led climate conversations – at the door

After the election, realizing how politically and geographically polarized Minnesota is, we decided that we needed to try something new. We have begun bridge-building between urban, suburban, and greater MN, holding personal, heart-led climate conversations at the door, with our Climate Deep Canvass. We invite you to come experience these innovative conversations, focused on finding common ground and inspiring people to action. Join us for our next deep canvasses and help change the game on climate and clean […]

Join the Climate Majority Project!

Join the Climate Majority Project!

In order to win on climate and clean energy at the state level, Minnesota legislators need to feel the heat.  Our big goal is to have volunteers in as many voting districts as possible sending a strong message to their legislators: it’s time to get serious about clean energy.   Why: This past session, Minnesota’s legislative majority passed bills that set us back on climate and clean energy.  New policy aims to slow the scaling up […]