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Line 3 Final Decision Meetings — Attend!
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Line 3 Final Decision Meetings — Attend!

Join us at the PUC on June 18, 19, 26, and 27 as the commissioners make their final decision on the Line 3 pipeline.  

Call in Action Toolkit: US Bank DIVEST from ETP!
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Call in Action Toolkit: US Bank DIVEST from ETP!

We are asking folks nationwide to Call-In and Demand Divestment from ETP and share on facebook and twitter using our Action Toolkit to support the efforts Water Protectors and indigenous leaders gathering and collaborating on the ground in Minneapolis, MN this week. As Super Bowl spotlight turns to US Bank Stadium, we’re making sure the world knows that US Bank funds companies that harm humanity and our Mother Earth. DEMAND US BANK KEEP ITS PROMISE: DIVEST FROM […]

Fossil Free – The Climate Resistance in MN
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Fossil Free – The Climate Resistance in MN

We’re excited to work with you to move Minnesota – and the world – to 100% renewables and a just, sustainable economy. Here’s what you can do: Attend your caucus - Becoming a delegate at your caucus would allow you to have direct input into which gubernatorial candidate is chosen to run for your party. The caucuses are also a great opportunity to connect with and educate your neighbors on climate change realities, and move resolutions to […]

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. […]

El cambio climático nos afecta a tod@s
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El cambio climático nos afecta a tod@s

Todos sentimos los efectos del cambio climático, pero algunos sufrimos más. La gente latina suele ser más vulnerable a los impactos del calor y los catástrofes por profesion (48 por ciento de los trabajadores agrícolas son latinos), desventaja económica y estatus migratorio (un inmigrante indocumentado no es elegible para muchos servicios de salud ni puede recibir ciertas ayudas federales en caso de desastre). Para crear soluciones que benfician a todos, necesitamos la participación de todos. Aquí con MN350 […]

Let’s Talk Climate: A Conversation Toolkit!
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Let’s Talk Climate: A Conversation Toolkit!

  MN350 has created Let’s Talk Climate to encourage and support real, honest conversations about climate change, climate justice, local impacts, and actions we can take in our communities to build a powerful climate movement. What is a Let’s Talk Climate Conversation? A Let’s Talk Climate Conversation is an opportunity to have an intimate discussion about climate change and environmental justice with the people in our personal networks and communities. Let’s Talk Climate Conversation’s are led by MN350 provided facilitators and focused […]

Governor Dayton: Protect our Future!
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Governor Dayton: Protect our Future!

In order to protect our water, treaty rights, and the health of future generations, we must not allow the proposed Line 3 tar sands oil pipeline to go through. Governor Dayton supports climate action and the Paris Climate Accords, now we need him to come out publicly in oppososition to the pipeline!

20 Citizens and Tribal Members to Intervene Against Enbridge Line 3 Pipeline Project
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20 Citizens and Tribal Members to Intervene Against Enbridge Line 3 Pipeline Project

St. Paul, MN — On May 11th, 2017, 20 citizens and tribal members announced that they are filing legal intervention paperwork to oppose the Line 3 Replacement pipeline, a proposed Enbridge tar sands oil project which would carry 760,000 barrels per day of the world’s dirtiest oil through the Mississippi headwaters. The diverse group of intervenors shares a common goal: protecting Minnesota’s water, climate, and communities from the threat posed by this oil expansion project. […]

Line 3: Comment & Come to Hearings; Recap of Hold the Line Rally & March
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Line 3: Comment & Come to Hearings; Recap of Hold the Line Rally & March

On September 28, the day of the most important public hearing in St. Paul to decide the fate of the Line 3 pipeline, we the people stood together and marched to #StopLine3,  protect our climate and defend our communities. What’s Next?  Submit a comment to publicadvisor.puc@state.mn.us, Scott Ek, Minnesota Public Utilities Commission, 121 7th Place East, Suite 350, St. Paul, MN 55101 or online   (Please include the Commission’s Docket Numbers and OAH Docket Numbers in the subject […]

New Divestment Briefing Book!
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New Divestment Briefing Book!

Divestment is one of the most effective and innovative campaigns driving the transition from fossil fuels to a renewable energy future.  What do you know about fossil-free divestment?  Now you can know more with the Divestment Briefing Book! The Divestment Briefing Book is a project of the MN350 Divestment Team that aims to make divestment’s learning curve a little less steep.  It includes key talking points on climate change and divestment, an in-depth description of […]