Washington DC Environment Meetup Group Message Board › Bus Boys and Poets 5 & K 6pm TODAY Friday !
Jamaica Plain, MA
I am looking forward to meeting today, Friday at 6pm at Bus Boys and Poets @ 5th & K!
If you haven't confirmed already, I would love to get as many of us there as possible!
We will get to brainstorm over some dinner or coffee and I will let you guys in to what has already been done and what is going to happen over the week. Lets get our organizer on and take action in our city!
Here is a little blurb and small press release so you get the whole context of the march and why we are doing this along with thousands of activists worldwide!
Motivated by Government Inaction, Youth to Launch Grassroots Movement Against Climate Change
On May 8 the iMatter Movement and Mother’s Day Marches will mobilize the largest number of youth ever to demand concrete actions against climate change.
Youth will be joining as plaintiffs in legal and administrative actions against the 50 states and federal government to force action to reduce global warming.
March with us in Washington DC!
With their future at stake, youth leaders are preparing to march on the streets and appeal to the courts in a series of soon-to-be filed legal and administrative actions against the 50 states and federal government.
On MAY 8 climate activists WORLDWIDE will march from the Himalayas, to Mount Everest, to a 100 mile march in Bangladesh, to Antarctica, to Canada, to DC!
TOP NASA climatologist Jim Hansen and his grandchildren will be marching with us in DC and Substantial Films from the UK will including our march for a documentary! Environmental shaker Aimee Christianson, song writer Raffi, the Sierra Club, 350.org, CCAN, Earth Day Network, Alliance for Climate Education, the National Wildlife Foundation, and more will be joining us on the streets too!
Spread the word and register for the DC march today at bit.ly/imatterdc or directly to our page on FACEBOOK.
OUR CLIMATE: OUR FUTURE. OUR REVOLUTION... DO IMatter to you?
Come by to be part of this in any way you can! See you soon!