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US Bank is no longer financing Enbridge
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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. […]

Let’s Talk Climate – Plymouth!
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Let’s Talk Climate – Plymouth!

In our current social and political environment, a lot of us experience the contradiction 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 difficult to raise the subject 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 […]

People’s Climate March 2017
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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 […]

Winter Community Gathering!
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Winter Community Gathering!

Join us as we celebrate our community by sharing food and stories and making connections! We’ll acknowledge what we’ve accomplished together this last year — the outstanding work of our volunteer leaders, teams, and members! We’ll also listen to reflections from NoDAPL and calls to actions from leaders in our community. Where are we heading in 2017? Join us to find out how you can be involved! With each day of the winter, each of […]

April 21 Earth Day at MN State Capitol
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April 21 Earth Day at MN State Capitol

Earth Day has historically been a day of celebrating our planet and all the life that lives on it. Today, our only home and its inhabitants need our love and celebration more than ever. That’s why on the eve of Earth Day, April 21st, we’ll be gathering to show our legislators that we must keep fossil fuels in the ground and engage in a just transition to a renewable energy economy. Through music, song, and movement […]

Road through Paris
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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. […]

U.S. Bank Accountability Campaign
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U.S. Bank Accountability Campaign

MN350 has 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 – – – – – – – – – – – – – […]

What’s Next? MN350 Community Meeting
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What’s Next? MN350 Community Meeting

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 2015? Join local movement leaders, volunteers and staff at the MN350 Community Meeting this Tuesday, June 16th at 6:30pm. Propelled by energy of 5,000 people marching together to stop tar sand, the MN350 action teams are ready to keep the momentum moving and need you to build upon […]

MN350 Community Meetings
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MN350 Community Meetings

***Next Community Meeting is 6:30-8:30pm on Tuesday, November 10 at 2104 Stevens Ave, Minneapolis*** What is the Community Meeting? The community meeting is an opportunity to learn what MN350 is all about: who we are, what we do and how we do it.  As an organization primarily run by volunteers, how we show up and catalyze a climate movement in Minnesota depends much upon who shows and the energy people bring.  This meeting provides the […]

MN350 is Mobilizing Minnesotans!
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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 […]