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Sept 6 NYC Climate March: plan now to join others!

Rise for Climate, Jobs & Justice– next big climate march:  Thursday, Sept. 6, 5:30 pm, Battery Park, rally till 6:30 and then march up Broadway to Federal Plaza.  This is part of a global set of actions in response to the San

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People’s Climate march 6/29 newsletter

The Peoples Climate Movement Newsletter June 29th, 2018 *Have you pledged to Rise for Climate, Jobs, and Justice on September 8th? Pledge now! Share this new VOTE for Climate, Jobs, and Justice poster, designed by world-renowned printmaker Amos Kennedy, on your Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram!

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Divestment Action Thursday June 28 5:15 pm Fulton Street Brooklyn

PLEASE HELP PUSH NYS COMPTROLLER DINAPOLI ON DIVESTMENT Divest NY and our partners are picketing NY State Comptroller DiNapoli at his fundraising rally!!! Let’s protest his resistance to divesting the $6 billion presently invested in fossil fuel stocks in the NYS public pension

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NYC September People’s Climate March now September 6

The NYC climate action sponsored by Peoples Climate Movement will be on Thursday, Sept. 6 at 5:30 starting at Foley Square.  Why is NYC having our climate action 2 days before the rest of the world?  The  thinking is:  Sept 8

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Environmental Justice Activism Opportunities May 17, 19 & 22

1. Thursday  May 17th  Meeting to start planning for 9/8 Climate action in NYC 12 noon-1:30 pm 25 west 18th Street in Manhattan:  SEIU 32 BJ, auditorium B on the 5th floor goal: to plan for the climate action here.

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2018 EcoCinema Cafe Marathon Film Festival

Join us at the 2018 EcoCinema Cafe Marathon Film Festival 5th Annual EcoCinema Cafe Film Festival Website John Jay College of Criminal Justice, 524 W. 59th St, NY, NY 10019 Tues, April 24 through Thurs, April 26, 2018 Daytime films are

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Climate Teach-in

Tuesday March 28, 2017 1:40 pm, Haaren Hall Room 630 EVIDENCE AND IMPACTS OF CLIMATE CHANGE Dr. Pushker Kharecha Climate Scientist, Columbia Earth Institute LEGAL OPTIONS FOR FIGHTING BACK Kimberly Ong Esq. Environmental Lawyer NRDC: National Resources Defense Council LOCAL

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3rd Annual Environmental Film Festival April 12-14, 2016

April 12-14, 2016  EcoCinema Cafe -a Marathon Film Festival  Award-winning films morning till night! The John Jay College Sustainability and Environmental Justice (S– USEJ) program and the College’s Sustainability Council are co-hosting the 2016 EcoCinema Cafe. Award winning films will be shown from morning

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Jacqui Patterson at John Jay College

by Nyasha Laing On Wednesday, September 30, the Program in Sustainability and Environmental Justice, the Africana Studies department and the Gender Studies program welcomed Jacqueline Patterson, Director of Environmental and Climate Justice at the NAACP to John Jay as part

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More photos from Climate Week

Featured image (above): Caribbean Youth Exchange for Climate Change Resilience participants discuss the environmental health and justice challenges in Caribbean nations. Below: More scenes from the John Jay contingent at the Climate March last Sunday. [Photos by Nyasha Laing and

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