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USCAN2016: Conference Report

June 29, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

The USCAN 2016 Conference Author: Keya Chattterjee, Executive Director USCAN From June 13-15 in Miami, Florida , climate leaders from all around the United States (and the world) came together for the USCAN National Conference. On the eve of a crucial moment for the climate movement, our meeting had five goals: Solidarity (to build relationships […]

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Successes on My Mind, GreenLaw Success Story 8.2.14

Successes on My Mind, GreenLaw Success Story 8.2.14

August 2, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

In the pursuit of clean air, clean water, and clean energy, we have limited resources. Sometimes, the lack of resources can feel insurmountable. However, the truth is that there are organizations that provide much needed support in an effort to protect citizens and the environment. Please join me as we highlight one those organizations, GreenLaw, […]

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Moral and Momentous Climate Action: Interfaith Power & Light Success Story 7.26.14

Moral and Momentous Climate Action: Interfaith Power & Light Success Story 7.26.14

July 26, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

If you follow climate politics, you know it can often feel like the moral, pro-action voices in the debate are drowned out (pun intended) by those who choose to turn a blind eye. However, you may be happy to hear that while some politicians argue themselves into a stand-still, the morally-motivated folks with Interfaith Power […]

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A Leading Resource for State and Federal Climate Policy: Georgetown Climate Center Success Story 7.19.14

A Leading Resource for State and Federal Climate Policy: Georgetown Climate Center Success Story 7.19.14

July 19, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

In the face of climate change, successful action is dependent on credible, engaging, and innovative resources. That’s where Georgetown Climate Center comes in. Website: http://www.georgetownclimate.org/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/georgetownclimate Twitter: @Climate_Center   The nonpartisan Georgetown Climate Center at Georgetown Law seeks to advance effective climate, energy, and transportation policies in the United States – policies that reduce […]

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Five Ways Climate Solutions Spreads Hope and Inspires More Action on Climate Change: Success Story Saturday 7.12.14

Five Ways Climate Solutions Spreads Hope and Inspires More Action on Climate Change: Success Story Saturday 7.12.14

July 12, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

In a twisted way, this is an exciting time.  Hear us out. In the face of the immensely daunting, painfully urgent issue of climate change, there are three (primary) ways that we can react. In order from worst to best reactions, the options are:  A) denial,  B) hopeless acceptance, or  C) head-on, full-force tackling of […]

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Standing for the Rights of Local People: Earthjustice Success Story 7.7.14

Standing for the Rights of Local People: Earthjustice Success Story 7.7.14

July 7, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

  Happy Monday! Today we have a BIG SUCCESS to celebrate: this past week’s landmark victory of the rights of local people over the oil and gas industry. This is the success story of a small town, Dryden, NY, that refused to surrender their community to exploitation by a powerful industry. They enlisted the legal help of USCAN member organization […]

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Engaging Business on Climate: Ceres Success Story 6.7.14

Engaging Business on Climate: Ceres Success Story 6.7.14

June 7, 2014 by · 1 Comment 

Welcome to our new weekly blog! Today’s delightful story is about non-profit organization and USCAN member Ceres. If you are passionate about acting on climate and need a boost, keep reading.

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