Fighting Climate Change: Who’s Taking Action



MOTHERS OUT FRONT are trying to get everyone in Massachusetts to switch to clean energy, from government down to every household.

Don’t live there, but sympatico? Sign their Declaration of Protection for Our Children Against Climate Change here, created by over 230 mothers, and spread the word – we need this movement in every state!

*This news, via Iowa State Senator Robert Hogg of Iowa Climate Advocates:

*PLEASE CALL YOUR CONGRESS MEMBER to support 2014 climate legislation; you can get their phone numbers here.


*The GREAT MARCH FOR CLIMATE ACTION has now crossed California and Arizona, more than 700 miles, and it entered New Mexico earlier this week. How many steps will you take? For more details, or to support, go here.

*CITIZENS CLIMATE LOBBY continues to grow its district-by-district organizing for a revenue-neutral carbon fee and dividend proposal – now in 300+ Congressional districts. For details, go here.

Its national conference and lobby days will be in Washington, DC, June 22 – 24. Can’t attend? Please participate in a Congressional Phone-A-Thon, June 23 – 27, to urge your Congressional members to support a carbon tax or pricing carbon legislation.


*OO INTERFAITH POWER & LIGHT – National Conference May 4 Through 7, provides another opportunity for people of faith to call on Congress to support climate action.


OO How To Use The Bible To Save The Planet

OO UN Secretary Ban Ki-Moon Urges Voters To Push For Tough Climate Action



OO HARVARD DIVEST SIT-IN has started; like them at facebook here and show your solidarity: sign their petition urging Harvard to divest here.

Join the swelling numbers of voters TELLING Congress they’ll vote for Clean Energy candidates here. This is an ongoing campaign (the next Congressional election is this year!) so please, spread the word. It’s our way of telling Congress that a strong clean energy voting bloc is out there. This is how YOU can make a difference.

For more on Climate Change, check out my weekly column at the HuffingtonPost, Climate Change This Week

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About melharte

Mel (Mary Ellen) Harte is a biologist (PhD) and climate change educator. She co-authored the free online book, COOL THE EARTH, SAVE THE ECONOMY, available at www.CoolTheEarth.US, and writes the CLIMATE CHANGE THIS WEEK column at the HuffingtonPost. Living summers in the alpine Rockies, she is on the frontlines of watching what climate change can do. Her diagnostic digital photographs of wildflowers have appeared in numerous publications.
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