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MN350 Community Meetings
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MN350 Community Meetings

***Next Community Meeting is Wednesday, July 16 at 6:30pm in Minneapolis.  Location:  Bryant Square Park, 3101 Bryant Ave S, Minneapolis. MN350 July Community Meeting: The Fossil Fuel Divestment Movement! Gather with others concerned about climate change and looking to take action!  The MN350 Divestment Team will join us for the community meeting to give an overview of the divestment movement in Minnesota and opportunities to get involved with what has become the fastest growing divestment […]

Keeping the momentum beyond Judge Lipman’s recommendation on Alberta Clipper tar sands pipeline
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Keeping the momentum beyond Judge Lipman’s recommendation on Alberta Clipper tar sands pipeline

Following business as usual, Administration Law Judge Lipman handling the contested case hearing for the Alberta Clipper process issued his official recommendation on Thursday, June 12, 2014 in favor of building the expansion. We were expecting this, but it’s still unfortunate. He dismissed concerns about climate change (as expressed in thousands of your comments) and did not address the threat of spills into lakes and streams. As one of the members of our leadership team […]

EPA Clean Power Plan
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EPA Clean Power Plan

On June 2nd, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency, under President Obama’s Climate Action Plan, released the first rules to reduce carbon emissions from new and existing power plants.  The Clean Power Plan will reduce carbon emissions nationwide by 30% from 2005 levels and will reduce air pollution that leads to soot and smog by 25% in 2030. Take Action: Educate yourself! Learn more about the Clean Power Plan Learn more about the EPA’s goals for […]

Bill McKibben’s Thought Bubble
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Bill McKibben’s Thought Bubble

If you haven’t read Bill McKibben’s article in the Rolling Stone, “Global Warming’s Terrifying New Math: Three simple numbers that add up to global catastrophe“, take a look. He claims it is the most important piece of literature he has written since his first boook, “The End of Nature”, which he wrote 30 years ago. This will be at the heart of the national Do the Math Tour this coming November. Hundreds of new U.S. […]

MN350 Climate Organizer Workshops
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MN350 Climate Organizer Workshops

MN350’s mission it to support the development of a climate movement powerful enough to transform our world and preserve the planet. We understand our power lies with each other and so seek to shine a spotlight on all of the work throughout the state, knitting together a whole that is greater than the sum of its parts. As a part of supporting this growing movement we are offering a Climate Leadership workshop for people working […]