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Matilda Borgstrom - 350.org · [email protected]
November 20, 2019 at 3:35 PM

re: The EU's bank is Quitting Fossil Fuels!

This is a victory for the climate movement, but the fight isn’t over. John, I wanted to make sure you saw my last message. Last week the European climate movement had one of its most important victories to date! The European Investment Bank voted to stop funding most fossil fuel projects. …
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Matilda Borgstrom - 350.org · [email protected]
November 15, 2019 at 1:33 PM

The EU's bank is Quitting Fossil Fuels!

This is a victory for the climate movement, but the fight isn’t over. Dear John, Late last night, the European Investment Bank (EIB), the world’s largest international public bank and the €555bn lending arm of the EU, adopted a new lending policy that will soon cut finance to most fossil f…
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Matilda Borgstrom - 350.org · [email protected]
November 12, 2019 at 1:41 PM

John, will you help us get Facebook’s attention?

Over 80,000 people have already signed the petition calling for a #FossilFreeFacebook. Hi John, We want Facebook to introduce a ban on advertising by fossil fuel companies. Other media platforms have already done it and more are calling for it [1]. Facebook already bans ads by tobacco com…
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Shireen Nori - 350.org · [email protected]
November 8, 2019 at 3:33 PM

Re: Let em’ know: KXL won’t survive

Keystone XL just had a major pipeline spill - it's time to speak out. Hey John, did you see my last message?  Just last month, the Keystone 1 pipeline leaked 383,000 gallons of tar sands into a wetland and the surrounding area in North Dakota. Amidst this news, the Trump Administration …
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Livia Lie - 350.org Brasil · [email protected]
November 6, 2019 at 2:27 PM

Stop Chevron and Exxon

Chevron and Exxon are about to participate in a huge oil rights auction in Brazil John, My name is Livia, and I’m a Digital Campaigner with the 350 team here in Brazil. The worst oil spill in my country’s history is happening right now. 2000 kilometers of coastline are currently drenched…
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Livia Lie - 350.org Brasil · [email protected]
November 6, 2019 at 1:45 PM

Shell and Equinor are about to participate in a massive oil rights auction in Brazil

While the worst oil spill in Brazil’s history is happening, European companies are spending billions on new oil rights John, My name is Livia, and I’m a Digital Campaigner with the 350 team here in Brazil. The worst oil spill in my country’s history is happening right now. 2000 kilometers …
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Dominique Thomas - 350.org · [email protected]
November 4, 2019 at 7:12 PM

We're paying the price for Big Oil's crimes

The pressure to make Big Oil pay for the climate crisis is mounting. Now's the time to take action. John, Last Friday, youth activists with Fridays for Future NYC who organized the Climate Strike in New York City gathered at the steps of the New York Supreme Court.Why? New York State is …
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Anna Vickerstaff - 350.org · [email protected]
November 2, 2019 at 7:32 AM

Fracking = finished. This one's for us 💛

Today is one for the history books: the government has announced an end to fracking. Friends, Today is one for the history books: the UK government has announced a ban on fracking. From Balcombe to Blackpool, Sherwood to Ryedale – people power has defeated an industry before it even got o…
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Shireen Nori - 350.org · [email protected]
November 1, 2019 at 6:07 PM

Let em’ know: KXL won’t survive

Keystone XL just had a major pipeline spill - it's time to speak out. John, Hundreds of thousands of people are fleeing the fires in California. Yesterday, the Keystone 1 pipeline had a major spill leaking 383,000 gallons of tar sands in North Dakota. The climate crisis is here. Amidst …
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Nicole Leonard - Fossil Free News · [email protected]
November 1, 2019 at 3:08 PM

Breaking: COP 25 now in Madrid

Plus: California fires, a special birthday and more Fossil Free News The 27 September Climate Strike in Santiago, Chile, where climate activists had since been preparing for UN Talks. Photo: Marcela Toledo In Case You Missed It COP 25: Chile's government announced Wednesday that they’d s…
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Monica Davies - 350.org · [email protected]
October 31, 2019 at 8:36 PM

COP25 in Chile has been suspended: Demand a People's Climate Summit

The climate talks must now move forward with a new focus on public participation and human rights John, The Chilean Government just announced that they are suspending this year’s UN Climate Talks that were scheduled to take place in Santiago this December. They have blamed this on the pr…
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Lindsay Meiman - 350.org · [email protected]
October 30, 2019 at 6:15 PM

Rex Tillerson just testified in court

#ExxonKnew John, Just now, at the New York County Supreme Court, former Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson spewed more deception claiming Exxon executives took the risks of climate change seriously, yet, in the same breath, denied the need to keep fossil fuels in the ground. This comes during the se…
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Dominique Thomas - 350.org · [email protected]
October 25, 2019 at 2:56 PM

Exxon in the hotseat

Tell world governments it's time to make corporate polluters pay John, This week, we saw two tremendous signs that the tide is turning against the fossil fuel industry for good. In New York, State Attorney General Tish James brought ExxonMobil to court on charges of shareholder fraud, an…
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May Boeve - 350.org · [email protected]
October 24, 2019 at 11:28 PM

Today is the day

This movement really does need everyone John, I know you heard from Bill McKibben yesterday, but I wanted to reach out myself, one more time, before tonight’s deadline. I can't believe I'm saying this but thanks to the overwhelming support from people like you, we've passed our goal of 500…
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May Boeve - 350.org · [email protected]
October 24, 2019 at 1:13 PM

Your birthday gift

We're turning 10 today! To celebrate, and help keep our movement strong, bold and independent, will you make a gift? Hi John, I’m May Boeve, 350’s Executive Director. Today marks ten years of 350, and I can hardly believe it. We started this work because we wanted to help build a powerful …
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Bill McKibben - 350.org · [email protected]
October 23, 2019 at 2:04 PM

Bill McKibben here

The next few years will be critical Hi John, Tomorrow marks ten years of 350.org! I could not be more proud of what the climate movement, which you are a central part of, has accomplished all around the world — from the nearly $12 trillion divested from the fossil fuel industry to the 7.6…
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Vic Barrett with 350.org · [email protected]
October 22, 2019 at 3:17 PM

This isn't a crisis we can outrun

I’m taking on the US federal government because my future demands it John, My name is Vic Barrett. I’m one of the 21 youth plaintiffs in Juliana v United States, a constitutional climate lawsuit supported by Our Children’s Trust against the federal government for knowingly causing clima…
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Anna Vickerstaff - 350.org · [email protected]
October 22, 2019 at 1:02 PM

MPs call on Parliament to drop Shell and BP 🙌

Following two and a half years of incredible grassroots organising, MPs from every political party in the UK have backed the Divest Parliament campaign in their droves. Hi John, This morning we announced that 300 MPs have called on their pension fund to drop fossil fuel investments. It’s …
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Tamara Toles O'Laughlin - 350.org · [email protected]
October 21, 2019 at 3:19 PM

Let me introduce myself

I’m writing to you today with an open heart Hey John, I’m Tamara, the North America Director of 350.org and I’m writing to you today with an open heart. In just a moment, I’m going to boldly ask you to make a pledge to sustain this incredible organization for years to come, but first, let …
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Nicole Leonard - Fossil Free News · [email protected]
October 18, 2019 at 3:13 PM

Movement news this week

Every two weeks, Fossil Free News brings you stories from around the world. A blockade in Gothenburg, Sweden, on 7 September, where a gas terminal was just denied its final permit on climate grounds. Photo: Gastivists John, We’re seeing the surge of people power from September’s Global …