Join us for the Kids Climate March

Join us for the Kids Climate March

*featured image on homepage from iMatter youth march This Earth Day, Saturday 4/22, hundreds if not thousands of kids will take to the streets of St. Paul to demand climate justice.  Join us! Here are the need-to-know details: What: The Kids Climate March When: This Saturday, April 22nd 9:30am Where: The Science Museum of Minnesota, 120 W Kellogg Blvd, St Paul Why: Because we need to save the planet and kids can lead the way! RSVP on this form and […]

Get involved in local democracy!

Get involved in local democracy!

This spring get involved in local democracy and making the City of Minneapolis a city for climate justice! Want the City of Minneapolis to choose a bank that doesn’t fund crude oil pipelines, payday lending or private prisons? Want a city that is committed to inclusive financing for a just and 100% clean energy future?  There are two ways you can make your voice heard and shape our pathway to a clean energy future in […]

People’s Climate March 2017

People’s Climate March 2017

Join the People’s Climate Movement this April 29th in Washington, D.C. to stand up for our communities and climate! There is no denying it: Donald Trump’s election is a threat to the future of our planet, the safety of our communities, and the health of our families. This moment calls for large scale resistance and resilience. Throughout the first 100 days of the Trump administration the People’s Climate Movement is organizing a country-wide arc of […]

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 […]

Let’s Talk Climate: A Conversation Toolkit!

Let’s Talk Climate: A Conversation Toolkit!

In our current social and political environment, a lot of us experience cognitive dissonance between what we know is happening to the planet because of climate change, and what we’re doing about it. Not only that, but it can be a difficult subject to broach with the people we see everyday–even though a lot of us are feeling the same thing. We’re thinking about it, but sometimes we feel we can’t talk about it. Well, let’s […]

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 […]