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Join a workshop: Overcoming Barriers to Solving Climate Change

Overcoming Barriers to Solving Climate Change
A WORKSHOP to brainstorm the cultural, legal and personal obstacles to sustainability and find tangible steps to create a safe, green society.
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Hosted by International Organization for a Participatory Society (IOPS), Seattle Chapter
Moderated by Louise Stonington, Lawyer, science teacher, member of Citizens Climate Lobby and blogger on the transition to a green energy society.
Sun Oct 27, 2013   2 PM to 4:30 PM
University Branch Seattle Public Library 5009 Roosevelt Way NE
For questions contact: Louise Stonington[masked]

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  • Bill A.

    I thought Lousie did a great job of facilitating the group and introducing us to the upcoming Carbon Washington Initiative.

    October 28, 2013

  • Konstantin I.

    Too bad I did not make it because of norovirus, let me know if implementations of those ideas require expertise in building large computer system. I am all for that! And please check out my idea

    October 28, 2013

  • Jeannine

    Highly relevant topic and lots of worthwhile ideas.

    October 28, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    We must ETHICALLY reduce our population. I am running for WA State Representative in 2014

    I request your endorsement.
    Dick McManus for WA State Representative
    P.O. Box 13812
    Mill Creek, WA 98082

    Democrat - 21st Legislative District -2014
    Position 2: In order for the citizens to know who they really are, public officials and candidate must speak up on all issues, not just local and state issues. Some national issues go to the very heart of who they are. see facebook page

    and/or see yahoo page

    Chief Warrant Officer/counterintelligence special agent, and combat paramedic, Vietnam, US Army retired and former King county cop and Seattle Police Department 911 operator
    BS in psychology and nursing -
    South Everett, WA

    October 26, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Where I stand on the issues, part one and two as of Oct. 24, 2013.
      Name one other candidate for public office that will do this? If I have not listed one let me know.­­­­

      9/11 Truth Seattle (Community)

      The End of Cheap Oil

      Green Democratic Party of the USA

      October 26, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      I want a plan B in case technology does not come to our rescue. Running on Empty Caucus of Democrats in the United States 1. There are no sustainable energy sources that will rescue us at our current population levels and so we must ETHICALLY reduce our population.

      2. We must change our ethical standard and believe that the most ethical behavior is to adopt a child and a bit less ethical is to only have one child or twins. 3. Population reduction must be a part of any plan to rationally deal with peak oil (the end of cheap oil, natural gas, and coal), global climate change, biological/species decline, and natural resource depletion. 4. Global climate change will only be mitigated with extremely stringent emissions policies that reduce consumption rates and this must be done before fossil fuels are depleted.

      October 26, 2013

  • Livia J.

    very excited about this workshop as Louise is a wonderful local resource- her knowledge of the issues is inspiring... looking forward to it...

    October 21, 2013

  • October 21, 2013

  • Louise Stonington changed the date and time to Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 2:00 PM

    October 21, 2013

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