Join MN350 at Midwest Unrest in Washington, D.C.

Join MN350 at Midwest Unrest in Washington, D.C.

On August 25th, young people and allies from across the Midwest will join together in Washington, DC for Midwest Unrest an action to demand an immediate stop to the Enbridge corporation’s illegal Alberta Clipper tar sands scandal in Minnesota. Secretary of State John Kerry has the power to stop Enbridge from continuing to sneak tar sands oil through our backyard — we are coming to his front door to make sure he knows where we stand. […]

JOIN US: August 25 Photo Drop @ Senate Offices

JOIN US: August 25 Photo Drop @ Senate Offices

August 25th will be a huge day for the movement to stop tar sands, as Midwest Unrest brings youth-led direct action to John Kerry in Washington, DC and Honor The Earth’s Love Water Not Oil Tour visits a public hearing on Enbridge’s new Line 3 pipeline in McGregor, MN. If you can travel to DC or to McGregor to take part in these exciting actions, we encourage it! For those who are staying in the […]

Job Posting: Northern Minnesota Organizer

Job Posting: Northern Minnesota Organizer

MN350 seeks to leverage and empower communities along the tar sands pipeline routes in northern Minnesota by building relationships with communities along the pipeline route and connecting them to the broader climate movement. We are hiring a part-time staff person to support local organizing that builds an empowered climate movement through resistance to the multiple current and proposed pipeline expansion projects in Northern Minnesota. Goals for the organizer: 1) Support and train volunteer organizing leaders […]

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 […]