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Sam Payne · [email protected]
December 14, 2020 at 1:32 PM

Action Alert: Stand with East Boston against dangerous substation

Hours to Go Until Major MA Climate Bill Votes! Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, Despite significant opposition from community members and lead…
Better Future Project · [email protected]
December 10, 2020 at 1:02 PM

A message from the Board Chairs

NationBuilder Dear John, It’s December. Our democracy appears to be holding, threatened but unbowed. We have vaccines in sight; there is light at the end of the COVID tunnel.   We’ve all had to come up with creative solutions to live our lives--like curbside pickup,…
Sam Payne · [email protected]
December 8, 2020 at 10:21 PM

Climate Weekly: Staying engaged at year's end

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, We know that 2020 is on track to be one of the warmest years on record, if not the warmest. …
Craig Altemose - Better Future Project · [email protected]
December 2, 2020 at 1:01 PM

Support for another year of climate action!

NationBuilder Dear John, 2020 has been a rough year, but the progressive movement tackled the most pressing item on its list - engaging millions of people across the country to defeat Donald Trump.  This was a huge task, and climate champions can breathe a bit easie…
Sam Payne · [email protected]
December 2, 2020 at 12:04 AM

Climate Weekly: Climate Committee Bill

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, Yesterday, MA House and Senate leaders announced they had come to an agreement on the long a…
Sam Payne · [email protected]
November 24, 2020 at 8:26 PM

Climate Weekly: National Day of Mourning

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Sam Payne · [email protected]
November 19, 2020 at 10:45 PM

Climate Weekly: Local Clean Energy

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, Now that the 2020 election cycle has (for the most part) come to an end, I imagine many are …
Sam Payne · [email protected]
November 10, 2020 at 7:29 PM

Climate Weekly: MA House Budget Action

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, This week, you can make a big difference. The Massachusetts House of Representatives is sta…
Sam Payne · [email protected]
November 3, 2020 at 9:42 PM

Climate Weekly: Election Night

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, The day has finally come. It's possible we may not know the final results for some time, whi…
Sam Payne · [email protected]
October 28, 2020 at 11:26 PM

Climate Weekly: Defending Democracy

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, Many members of 350 Mass feel it is important to call on people to get ready to resist an il…
Sam Payne · [email protected]
October 21, 2020 at 8:32 PM

Climate Weekly: Preparing for November

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, What does Colorado's first gigafire—a fire that burned a million square acres—have to do wit…
Sam Payne · [email protected]
October 19, 2020 at 8:11 PM

"What's on the Ballot?" Webinar Info

Hours to Go Until Major MA Climate Bill Votes! Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Hello Friend, Our next webinar, What's on the Ballot? is tonight, Monday…
Sam Payne · [email protected]
October 13, 2020 at 7:38 PM

Climate Weekly: Renewable Energy is on the Ballot

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, It's hard to focus on anything other than the upcoming federal election. But something else …
Sam Payne · [email protected]
October 6, 2020 at 8:14 PM

Climate Weekly: Ballot Questions and Beyond

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Sam Payne · [email protected]
September 29, 2020 at 6:47 PM

Climate Weekly: End of Legislative Session Approaching

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, It's never been more obvious that our systems weren't built to withstand overlapping crises,…
Sam Payne · [email protected]
September 22, 2020 at 6:02 PM

Climate Weekly: Committee Bill and Direct Action

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, If you know someone who's asking, "But what can I do about climate change?", point them to t…
Sam Payne · [email protected]
September 15, 2020 at 11:17 PM

Climate Weekly: Weymouth Valve Leak

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Dear friends, I'm Ken Kronenberg of the 350 Mass Cambridge node. I just returned from a FRRACS (Fore …
Sam Payne · [email protected]
September 1, 2020 at 11:39 PM

Climate Weekly: Solidarity Opportunities

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, In light of the primary election today, I will keep this brief. I am optimistically crossing…
Sam Payne · [email protected]
August 18, 2020 at 4:56 PM

Climate Weekly: The Power of the Climate Voter

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, Are you a climate voter? You're not alone. As the effects of climate change become increasi…
Sam Payne · [email protected]
August 4, 2020 at 4:58 PM

Celebrating Climate Victories and Looking Forward

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, It's been a big week. Last Wednesday, 350 activists organized a bike rally in front of the …
Sam Payne · [email protected]
August 3, 2020 at 8:23 PM

2050 Roadmap Bill Recap

Hours to Go Until Major MA Climate Bill Votes! Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, On friday night at 9PM the Massachusetts House of Representati…
Sam Payne · [email protected]
July 30, 2020 at 8:17 PM

Hours to Go Until Major MA Climate Bill Votes!

Hours to Go Until Major MA Climate Bill Votes! Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, The House of Representatives is IN SESSION RIGHT NOW voting on …
Sam Payne · [email protected]
July 29, 2020 at 8:34 PM

Hours to Go Until Major MA Climate Bill Votes!

NationBuilder Hello Friends, The day has finally come. The “Act creating a 2050 roadmap to a clean and thriving commonwealth” S.2500 has been released from the Ways and Means Committee, and we are expecting to have the amendments we are seeking submitted in the next hour…
Alan for 350 Mass Action · [email protected]
July 28, 2020 at 11:01 PM

Climate Movement Weekly: Crunch Time

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, We're in the thick of the final week of the legislative session. We can't let another two-ye…
Phoebe Dolan for 350 Mass · [email protected]
July 21, 2020 at 7:28 PM

Climate Movement Weekly: Environmental Justice Now!

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, This is a critical time. We're nearing the end of this two year legislative session, and the…
Phoebe Dolan for 350 Mass · [email protected]
July 15, 2020 at 1:55 PM

Climate Movement Weekly: Ballot Sigs Are In!

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Hello Everyone,  This June, I joined 350 Mass as the Organizing Intern. I am originally from coastal M…
Alan Palm for 350 Mass · [email protected]
July 7, 2020 at 7:13 PM

Climate Movement Weekly: "When we Fight, We Win!"

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, Yesterday was a HUGE day in the fight against the Dakota Access Pipeline. A federal court ru…
Alan Palm for 350 Mass · [email protected]
June 30, 2020 at 7:16 PM

Climate Movement Weekly: A Critical Time to Act!!

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, This is a critical time. In the midst of the pandemic, historic unemployment, inaction on r…
Craig S. Altemose for 350 Mass · [email protected]
June 26, 2020 at 10:04 PM

Emergency Phone Bank For Ballot Initiative SUNDAY!

NationBuilder Dear John, Thank you for helping us get climate and transparency on the ballot in November! Hundreds of you have jumped on this time-sensitive opportunity to sign the petitions and spread the word to your friends and neighbors.  We've made great progress th…
Craig S. Altemose for 350 Mass · [email protected]
June 24, 2020 at 6:38 PM

Sign ballot initiative petitions *Online*, and spread the word!!

NationBuilder Dear John, We have an urgent need for your help getting 2 key questions on the ballot this November. The problem: MA Legislators vote down climate bills in committee without transparency. The solution: Putting referendum questions on ballots in November in …
Alan Palm for 350 Mass · [email protected]
June 23, 2020 at 6:34 PM

Climate Movement Weekly: Let's Put 100% Renewables and Gov. Transparency on the Ballot

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Amazing news: The courts have approved electronic signature collection to bring our transparency and r…
Alan Palm for 350 Mass · [email protected]
June 16, 2020 at 5:15 PM

Climate Movement Weekly: Which Side Are You On?

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Alan Palm for 350 Mass · [email protected]
June 9, 2020 at 4:52 PM

Climate Movement Weekly: COVID-19's Lessons for Climate Change

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Dear friends, Recently, I wrote a opinion piece for Commonwealth Magazine, "COVID-19’s lessons for cl…
Alan Palm for 350 Mass · [email protected]
June 2, 2020 at 5:10 PM

Climate Movement Weekly: Mobilize for Black Lives

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Dear friends, We mourn the lives of George Floyd, Tony McDade, Sean Reed and Breonna Taylor, all rece…
Alan Palm for 350 Mass · [email protected]
May 26, 2020 at 3:55 PM

Climate Movement Weekly: For Our Climate and Our Democracy

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, Can you help us collect signatures for the climate and democratic accountability? I’m writi…
Craig Altemose · [email protected]
May 21, 2020 at 9:33 PM

Help Our Climate and Democracy - From Your Home!

NationBuilder Dear John, Can You Help Us Collect Signatures for the Climate and Democratic Accountability? I’m writing to ask you to get involved with an important and strategic initiative of 350 Mass: helping us collective ballot signatures for referendums of 100% renew…
Alan Palm for 350 Mass · [email protected]
May 19, 2020 at 4:33 PM

Climate Movement Weekly: Recognizing Our Common Stake

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, If you're like me and you spend a lot of time (too much time) on social media, you've probab…
Alan Palm for 350 Mass · [email protected]
May 12, 2020 at 5:28 PM

Climate Movement Weekly: Interconnected Crises and Shared Solutions

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, No crisis happens in isolation. Every challenge interacts with existing challenges—and, beca…
Alan Palm for 350 Mass · [email protected]
May 5, 2020 at 6:55 PM

Climate Movement Weekly: Forging Our Future Together

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, While the COVID-19 crisis rages, we at 350 Mass and our allies in the movement for climate j…
Alan Palm for 350 Mass · [email protected]
April 28, 2020 at 7:38 PM

Climate Movement Weekly: Our Movement Evolves

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, Earth Week is over, and it was a week of bold action, despite the challenges. We found new w…
Alan Palm for 350 Mass · [email protected]
April 21, 2020 at 5:42 PM

Climate Movement Weekly: A Historic Earth Week

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, This Wednesday, April 22, marks the fifty year anniversary of the first Earth Day. The battl…
Cory for 350 Massachusetts · [email protected]
April 17, 2020 at 6:56 PM

Earth Day live-stream and STOP THE MONEY PIPELINE actionar

NationBuilder John -- together can Strike, divest, and vote for our future. From April 22, the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, to April 24, activists, performers, thought leaders, and artists will come together for an empowering, inspiring, and communal three day…
Vignesh Ramachandran for 350 Mass · [email protected]
April 14, 2020 at 4:21 PM

Climate Movement Weekly: All we have is each other

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, This is my last week with 350 Mass, since I've got some big life changes ahead (all good stu…
Vignesh Ramachandran for 350 Mass · [email protected]
April 7, 2020 at 4:50 PM

Climate Movement Weekly: Don't build pipelines in a pandemic!

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, Things are so hard right now, but you're far from powerless. There's so much you can do abou…
Vignesh Ramachandran for 350 Mass · [email protected]
March 31, 2020 at 5:16 PM

Followup: Climate Movement Weekly: Protect Native sovereignty, email your legislators, and more digital actions!

NationBuilder John -- I hope you are well. Some of your Climate Movement Weekly newsletter emails may not show the full content of the email (including the sidebar where node meetings and Zoom links are listed). Some email clients "clip" emails after a certain length.…
Vignesh Ramachandran for 350 Mass · [email protected]
March 31, 2020 at 5:04 PM

Climate Movement Weekly: Protect Native sovereignty, email your legislators, and more digital actions!

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, Addressing climate change is about taking care of people. Right now, there's another issue t…
Vignesh Ramachandran for 350 Mass · [email protected]
March 24, 2020 at 4:54 PM

Climate Movement Weekly: Sign for transparency during the COVID-19 emergency

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, During hard times like these, governmental transparency can slip through the cracks. But tra…
Vignesh Ramachandran for 350 Mass · [email protected]
March 17, 2020 at 5:25 PM

Climate Movement Weekly: Digital actions, Zoom meetings, and mutual aid

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, Hello. I hope you're safe and well. You'll notice some changes in this week's newsletter. E…
Jon Wishnie for 350 Mass · [email protected]
March 14, 2020 at 1:00 PM

Mutual aid networks for 350 Mass during Coronavirus

NationBuilder John -- We hope you are staying healthy and finding support during these disorienting times.  As climate activists, we know that as climate change worsens, we will see increasingly frequent and dangerous crises like this one.   This is a grim thought, b…
Vignesh Ramachandran for 350 Mass · [email protected]
March 10, 2020 at 4:32 PM

Climate Movement Weekly: Coronavirus and climate justice

test Check out the latest news from the Massachusetts climate movement! View this email in your browser Friends, There's no arguing around the reality and science of the coronavirus. As we struggle to figu…