Archive for February, 2013

Obama, Kaine and Warner: Time to Lead on Climate
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Obama, Kaine and Warner: Time to Lead on Climate

On February 17, thousands of Virginians joined 35,000 citizens from across the country at a rally in DC to say NO to the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline. If this destructive project is built, NASA scientist James Hanson has characterized it as “game over” for our efforts to fight climate change. The President and the [...]

Stop State-sponsored MTR posing as Coalfields Expressway
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Stop State-sponsored MTR posing as Coalfields Expressway

Please come to a important meeting on Wed., Feb. 20 to speak out against MTR and the Coalfields Expressway. Governor Bob McDonnell and VDOT are pursuing hard a 50 mile mountaintop removal coal mine masquerading as a highway in Southwest Virginia. This road is all about mining coal not about transportation. The highway contractor is [...]

Thank You to the Thousands of Virginians who joined our Forward on Climate Rally!
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Thank You to the Thousands of Virginians who joined our Forward on Climate Rally!

Thousands of Virginians braved the wintery wind on Sun., Feb. 17 to join tens of thousands others in urging President Obama to move Forward on Climate, starting with the rejection of the dirty tar sands pipeline. Thank you! Here’s a sampling of the tons of media hits the day received. There are also a lot [...]

Can’t Make It to D.C. for the Rally?
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Can’t Make It to D.C. for the Rally?

Can’t make it to DC on Feb. 17 for the Forward on Climate Rally? Don’t despair – you can be there in spirit! Amplify your Tweet! Head on over to Thunderclap, a new social media tool that can “amplifying your Tweet into a sonic boom.” Thunderclap allows you to join a virtual shout out to [...]

Thank Congressmen Scott, Connolly & Moran for Seismic Opposition to Drilling
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Thank Congressmen Scott, Connolly & Moran for Seismic Opposition to Drilling

Join me in sending a Thank You message to Congressmen Bobby Scott, Jim Moran and Gerry Connolly for voicing their “Seismic” opposition to Atlantic offshore drilling. These courageous leaders recently wrote Secretary Salazar urging a stop to proposed seismic studies in the Atlantic. As we all know, these seismic studies are not only dangerous to [...]

Be a part of history on Sun, Feb 17 in DC.  RSVP TODAY!
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Be a part of history on Sun, Feb 17 in DC. RSVP TODAY!

Be a part of THE BIGGEST Rally for the Climate in US History. Sign up TODAY! On Feb. 17, Sierra Club, 350.org and hundreds of organizations across the U.S. are organizing to bring 25,000 of us to the Mall in Washington, D.C. for the biggest rally for the climate in U.S. history. We need YOU [...]