Fri, Apr 10
The Festival Center
A Planet To Win: Why We Need a Green New Deal
What could a radical Green New Deal look like, and how can we connect the politics of a Green New Deal with the fight for economic and racial justice? Thea Riofrancos and Daniel Aldana Cohen in conversation on their new book, A Planet to Win: Why We Need a Green New Deal.
Wed, Apr 22
Earth Day: Live
On April 22-24, the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, millions of people around the world are going online for a three-day mobilization to stop the climate emergency. Join us for three days of action — from teach-ins, musical performances, divestment, and more. All you need is an internet connection.
Thu, Apr 02
Online via Zoom
Bail Out the People, Not the Polluters-#ShutDownDC Organizing Call
Join us for our next organizing call on Thursday, April 2 at 5:30 pm (note the new time!) The call will be one hour and it will be interactive so please join via the Zoom app if you can! We’re making big plans so everyone’s ideas, experiences and energy are welcome.
Sat, Mar 21
Via Zoom Video Conference!!
Introduction to Technical Blockades
Join us for a 1-hour introduction to technical blockades. We’ll introduce several different types of blockades, cover the basic mechanics about how some of them work (although we certainly can’t get through a full ‘how-to’ in an hour videoconference),
Tue, Mar 17
Via Zoom Video Conference!!
Quick Decisions in Small Groups
In #ShutDownDC we organize in small(ish) groups called affinity groups- groups of 5-6 or fewer to 20 or more people that organize to support each other in taking risks together. By organizing in small groups, we can get to know the folks we’re taking to the streets with, come up with creative action
Sun, Mar 08
How To Host a Stop The Money Pipeline Day of Action
Dakota Access Pipeline. Keystone XL. Fracked gas and tar sands pipelines. Behind every major fossil fuel project driving the #ClimateEmergency are the banks, insurance companies, asset managers and institutional investors who fund them -- and we're going to #StoptheMoneyPipeline.
Mon, Feb 24
Supreme Court of the United States
Oral Arguments on the Atlantic Coast Pipeline!
On Feb 24, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in a case to determine if the Atlantic Coast Pipeline (ACP) can cross the Appalachian trail. This is the first time the Supreme Court has heard a case about a pipeline in years. And the first chance in years to put a meaningful check on the
Wed, Feb 19
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Join BXE February 19-20 in Washington, DC
The climate crisis is deepening,frontline communities continue to be victimized by the fossil fuel industry,and Trump’s FERC (Federal Energy Regulatory Commission) is going from bad to worse. It’s time to take action at the FERC headquarters in Washington, DC