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350Brooklyn · [email protected]
October 13, 2020 at 1:30 PM

Community News: Fight the Frights! Toxins, Emissions, and Plastics

It's the season for scares... What's truly scary? Join the Pre-Halloween Red Hook "Toxics Tour"! Saturday, October 17, 3:00 - 5:00 pm Join the fight against a new fracked-gas power plant. Come out for a Red Hook "Toxics Tour" and Rally on Saturday, Octobe…
350Brooklyn · [email protected]
September 29, 2020 at 1:30 PM

Community News: the October Meeting is coming up!

Come to the October meeting: Moving forward with New York Renews Thursday, October 8, 7:30 pm 350Brooklyn is a proud member of NY Renews, a statewide coalition of 230+ organizations that in 2019 pushed the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act (C…
350Brooklyn · [email protected]
September 15, 2020 at 4:00 PM

Community News: Climate Justice Panels, Petitions, and More

September 16, 7–8:30 pm: Climate Wednesdays continues online with “Green Collar Jobs: Making a Living, Forging a Better World” With over a million New Yorkers out of work and a steadily warming climate, our communities need green jobs more than ever. A "gre…
350Brooklyn · [email protected]
September 1, 2020 at 1:30 PM

Community News: September Meeting to Get Out the Vote

Come to the September Meeting: “Voting Climate,” Thursday, September 10, 7:30 pm While the hour is late, our September meeting will focus on ways you can still work to get out the vote and push candidates to be stronger climate champions. We’ll hear from Je…
350Brooklyn · [email protected]
August 17, 2020 at 9:46 PM

Community News: Climate Wednesdays & Virtual Activism Opportunities

Climate Wednesdays continues online: August 26, 7 pm “Natural Allies: Working With Nature to Combat Climate Change” Parks, waterways, and shady streets not only create healthier neighborhoods: they can help us confront the climate crisis. City trees cool s…
350Brooklyn · [email protected]
August 4, 2020 at 1:15 PM

Community News: Microplastic Madness and More!

Join our Microplastic Madness online screening on Thursday August 13 at 6:00 pm. Plastic pollution driving you crazy? Join our Microplastic Madness online screening on Thursday August 13 at 6 pm Instead of our usual August break from monthly meetings, we’l…
350Brooklyn · [email protected]
July 20, 2020 at 3:27 PM

Community News: Fossil-Free Transportation with Climate Wednesdays; Hold the Plastic; Hakeem Jeffries on GND

Next Climate Wednesdays topic: How do we convince more New Yorkers to get out of their cars, especially during a pandemic? Learn more at the next event in partnership with Brooklyn Public Library. Climate Wednesdays: Fossil-Free Transportation in a Pandem…
350Brooklyn · [email protected]
July 6, 2020 at 3:31 PM

Community News: The Movement for Black Lives, Climate Wednesdays return, Plastic Free July, STMP Webinar

350Brooklyn is speaking to this moment with the topic of our July meeting: "The Intersection of Climate Justice, Activism, and White Supremacy." Occupy City Hall protesters in Manhattan. Photo: New York Daily News/TNS There Is No Climate Justice Without R…
350Brooklyn · [email protected]
June 25, 2020 at 1:33 PM

Today: Climate activists call on the Mayor and City Council to cut the NYPD budget!

Dear Fellow 350Brooklyn Members, In the aftermath of the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis a month ago, a nationwide movement demanding an end to racist and deadly police practices has exploded on the streets of this country. The call to Defun…
350Brooklyn · [email protected]
June 23, 2020 at 2:31 PM

Community News: The Climate Crisis & Racial Injustice, Plastic Free July, ReWIND Act, Get Involved

Our July meeting will feature a panel discussion and Q&A on "The Intersection of Climate Justice, Activism, and White Supremacy". The Climate Crisis and Racial Injustice Our July meeting will feature a panel discussion and Q&A on “The Intersection of Cli…
350Brooklyn · [email protected]
June 12, 2020 at 12:14 AM

[UPDATE] 350Brooklyn Zoom Meeting Info for TONIGHT THU 6/11

Updated Zoom info here for the 350Brooklyn General Meeting at 7:30 pm! Join the 350Brooklyn General Meeting via Zoom Please use the following updated links to connect: Web https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89771741786?pwd=dlF2bGdhRjNMODZzUFRYWERxWitqQT09…
350Brooklyn · [email protected]
June 8, 2020 at 4:25 PM

Community News: Racism and Climate Justice, Monthly Meeting, NYC Actions

An unprecedented, broadly national and global protest against systemic police violence, in the face of a global pandemic, in the face of police aggression, is shaking the world. Woman confronts police at Barclay’s rally. Photo: Cody Yozapovic Racism, Poli…
350Brooklyn · [email protected]
June 8, 2020 at 1:39 AM

The War on Black and Brown Communities

We join the outpouring of grief and rage, and the global demand for justice for George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery. Dear John, We join the outpouring of grief and rage, and the global demand for justice for George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Ar…
350Brooklyn · [email protected]
May 21, 2020 at 3:21 PM

Why We Won and Other Updates

As we look back on the three years of this campaign, the reasons why we were successful comes down to these three points. Why We Won by Sara Gronim, 350BK lead organizer with Robert Wood, the Williams Campaign The defeat of the $1.4 Billion fracked gas pipe…
350Brooklyn · [email protected]
May 15, 2020 at 11:42 PM

Breaking News: We Stopped the Williams Pipeline! For Good!

We did it! Dear John, We are so happy to share the news that the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation announced today that they are rejecting the 401 Water Quality permit for the Williams NESE pipeline. This was a flat out denial, which means Williams …
350Brooklyn · [email protected]
May 4, 2020 at 12:30 PM

Virtual Williams Rally TODAY, Tom Sanzillo at Next Meeting 5/14, and more...

Actions to take this week. Calling all pipeline fighters! Join us in a virtual rally to Stop the Williams Pipeline this Monday, May 4 from 12-1PM. Special guest Bill McKibben! New York State will make a decision on whether to approve the pipeline by May 17, …
350Brooklyn · [email protected]
April 28, 2020 at 1:47 PM

Join Us Thursday 4/30 For a Free Screening of The Story of Plastic

Join us Thursday, 4/30 at 6pm for a free screening of The #StoryofPlastic! Don’t know where to channel your Earth Week energy? Join us Thursday, 4/30 at 6pm for a free screening of The #StoryofPlastic! Learn the ugly truth about the plastic pol…
350Brooklyn · [email protected]
April 24, 2020 at 12:31 PM

[Earth Week Day 3] April 24: Vote!

Today we will grow our base of climate voters and build for the future! DAY 3 | April 24 VOTE Young people want a future and they need to discover the power of their vote. President Trump has been an incredibly destructive force, and on the l…
350Brooklyn · [email protected]
April 23, 2020 at 12:30 PM

[Earth Week Day 2] April 23: Divest! Stop the Money Pipeline

Today we demand that J.P. Morgan Chase and BlackRock, two of the biggest Wall Street supporters of climate destruction, divest from fossil fuels and deforestation. DAY 2 | April 23 DIVEST: Stop the Money Pipeline Wall Street is in the busines…
350Brooklyn · [email protected]
April 22, 2020 at 12:30 PM

[Earth Week Day 1] April 22: Strike!

The Climate Crisis will be solved when Every Day is Earth Day. DAY 1 | April 22 STRIKE On Wednesday, April 22nd, the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day, New Yorkers will join in a citywide digital strike and three days of global solidarity to dema…