U.S. Bank: Fund Solutions, Not Pollution

U.S. Bank: Fund Solutions, Not Pollution

Let U.S. Bank know that unless it stops lending to dirty coal, oil and gas, they risk losing you as a customer.  Pledge to Move Your Money from U.S. Bank if they refuse to engage with us by Valentine’s Day.  It’s time for U.S. Bank to put it’s business practices where it’s mouth is and invest the well-being and health of our communities and climate…or we will break up with them. Make your Pledge TODAY! […]

Road through Paris

Road through Paris

Our climate is in uncharted territory. 2015 is on track to be the hottest year in recorded history. The previous hottest year? Last year. Yet momentum is growing to tackle this crisis. Political and religious leaders are beginning to get the message that people like you have been voicing for years.  Now with the victory of President Obama’s Keystone XL rejection, momentum is building faster than ever. We’re carrying this momentum to the big U.N. […]

Duluth Enbridge Action!

Duluth Enbridge Action!

On Monday, over 200 people marched through the streets of Duluth and into an Enbridge office. There we delivered a letter of demands to Enbridge and asked that they meet with us to discuss those demands. No one would accept the letter, so seven people refused to leave the room and were arrested. Since then, everyone has been released and is safe. Thank you for all who came out today to fight for our water, our climate and our […]

U.S. Bank Accountability Campaign

U.S. Bank Accountability Campaign

This fall, MN350 joined forces with Minnesotans for a Fair Economy (MFE), an exciting coalition of faith, community, and labor organizations, on a campaign targeting U.S. Bank. MN350 is working in partnership with MFE, and divestment groups across the country to call on U.S. Bank to follow the lead of other financial institutions to end financing for extreme fossil fuel projects. Action Alert – – – – – – – – – – – – […]

Illegal Alberta Clipper Expansion Scheme

Illegal Alberta Clipper Expansion Scheme

On September 10, a US District Judge will be hearing legal arguments in the ongoing lawsuit against Secretary of State John Kerry for allowing Enbridge’s illegal expansion of the Alberta Clipper tar sands pipeline at the US/Canada border. MN350 is one of several plaintiff groups (listed below) working to stop this illegal expansion project. Join us to stand witness for the proceedings and at a press conference at 1pm. Whether transported on the Enbridge Alberta Clipper, […]

MN350 is Mobilizing and Organizing

MN350 is Mobilizing and Organizing

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 […]

The Divestment Movement in Minnesota

The Divestment Movement in Minnesota

The Fossil Fuel Divestment movement was born in 2012 to help our society connect the dots between the fossil fuel industry and global climate change.  The movement aims to take away the social license that the industry currently uses to ruin the planet through their businesses practices.  Fossil fuel divestment campaigns also catalyze within our larger institutions about the responsibility of taking serious action on climate change. Want to more background on the movement?  Click […]