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6
Apr

A BIG Announcement

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For too long, the fossil fuel industry has had its way on the climate issue--its money has overwhelmed the scientific facts, delaying action on the largest challenge humanity now faces.

Right now, the the Clean Air Act is being threatened, the EPA is under attack, and big polluters are mounting an all-out onslaught that threatens to destroy our lands and scorch our planet. In short, we are losing ground.

In the face of these challenges, one thing is clear: if we want to win, we will have to come together like we never have before.

That’s why we at 350.org and 1Sky have important news to share: starting today, our organizations are officially merging. We’ll be called 350.org, and together we’ll be smarter, bolder, faster, and more creative than we were before.

Over the last three years, 350.org and 1Sky have frequently teamed up for U.S. campaigning. Many of you have been with us every step of the way. Together, we’ve coordinated over 5,000 climate demonstrations in all 50 states. We've helped protect the Clean Air Act and won a campaign to get solar panels back on the White House. We've launched creative projects to get science at the center of the climate debate, trained thousands of new leaders, and built a network of strong local groups.

Despite all of this work, we haven’t been winning enough. The...

24
Mar

Policy Update 3/24/11: Continuing Dirty Air Acts in the U.S. Senate

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Dirty Air Acts multiply in Congress, nuclear disaster continues in Japan, and the 10,000 youth climate activists soon to storm Washington.
21
Mar

Google.org steps up defense of climate science

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All of us who accept the overwhelming scientific consensus on climate have to fight back against this well-funded disinformation campaign that undermines climate science.
17
Mar

Weekly roundup 3/18/11: The World Watches Japan

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Concerns about radiation from the Fukushima plant have prompted evacuations, mass testing and distribution of anti-radiation pills.