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Keeping up Pressure for CCPA!

There’s only one week left of the legislative session this year, so it is crunch time. All eight members of the IDC, the rogue group of Democrats that often caucuses with the Republicans, are co-sponsoring the Climate and Community Protection Act (CCPA; S 6617). Now is the time to put the pressure on them to (More...)

Trump to pull out of Paris: Rally!

350 Brooklyn supports Mayor de Blasio’s new executive order recommitting New York City to the Paris agreement. But it recognizes that the order is not enough to ensure a just and sustainable future for city residents. New York City already has a law on the books committing to 80% reductions in climate emissions by 2050, (More...)

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Next Meeting June 8th

350Brooklyn Next Meeting:  Thursday June 8th 7:30 Join us at Brooklyn Commons, 388 Atlantic Avenue, for our June  General Meeting. Always lively, informative, and geared towards taking action! At the next monthly meeting learn about some awesome Brooklyn organizations that work for Climate Justice.  On June 8th we will focus on Intersectionality and the connections (More...)

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We Marched!

On Saturday April 29th, members of 350Brooklyn joined over 300,000 citizens and activists in a demonstration of  unity for jobs, justice, and climate action! It was a powerful and uplifting day, despite the 90-degree temperatures (no surprise there!). Here are some images from the day: (More...)

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Next Meeting May 11th

350Brooklyn Next Meeting:  Thursday May 11th 7:30 Join us at Brooklyn Commons, 388 Atlantic Avenue, for our May  General Meeting.   May 5-13 is Global Divestment Week.  We welcome Beta Coronel, the US Reinvestment Coordinator for 350.org, as our May meeting speaker. We will focus on getting New York to divest its holdings in the industry (More...)

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Why Brooklyn Will Be Marching

Why Brooklyn Will Be Marching On April 29 hundreds, even thousands, of Brooklynites will join a march in Washington for “Jobs, Justice, and Climate.” They are marching because the current powers in Washington deny that climate change is real. Here are five dangers that Washington policies pose for Brooklyn: Heat waves: The accumulation of carbon (More...)

Next Meeting April 13th

350Brooklyn Next Meeting:  April 13th 7:30 Join us at Brooklyn Commons, 388 Atlantic Avenue, for our April  General Meeting.  Always lively, informative, and geared towards taking action! (More...)

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People’s Climate March Planning Meeting 3/21

(Rescheduled from March 14th) People’s Climate March Planning Meeting March 21, 7:30pm 330 Wythe Street, apt 5K rsvp: Legislation@350Brooklyn Trump and his climate denying cabinet have proven they are a dangerous threat to the planet. This meeting is to organize, recruit, and build the important act of resistance that is the People’s Climate March in (More...)

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Call Cuomo Mondays: Stop the Pilgrim Pipelines!

The Pilgrim Pipelines would carry explosive fracked oil along the New York Thruway and through six counties, from Albany to New Jersey, and return the refined products back north.  If constructed, the Pilgrim Pipelines would threaten the drinking water for millions of New Yorkers, risk the safety of dozens of communities, and promote fracking and (More...)

Next Meeting: March 9

350Brooklyn Next Meeting: March 9 7:30 Join us at Brooklyn Commons, 388 Atlantic Avenue, for our March General Meeting.  Always lively, informative, and geared towards taking action! (More...)

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