Days before the Earth Day to May Day Global Climate Convergence kicked off, Dr. Jill Stein talked with Dennis Trainor, Jr. of Acronym TV in a wide-ranging conversation about her hopes for the Convergence, a first response to ShowTime’s new series Years of Living Dangerously, and why the Climate Justice movement is all about jobs.
As Earth Day to May Day actions begin, local organizers across the country are starting to look beyond the mobilization at hand. We are receiving a steady stream of requests for the Convergence to continue our shared work – providing support for grassroots organizing, networking, and action on an ongoing basis. We are overjoyed at the prospect of continuing this work!
Last week Convergence activists in Chicago staged an action outside of BP’s offices to protest the release of 500 gallons of tar sands oil into Lake Michigan from a BP owned refinery. Check out the full video of the Press Conference and local news coverage from WFLD Fox News at 9.
This article was originally published on Socialistworker.org. “PEOPLE, PLANET and peace over profit.” That’s the slogan for the Global Climate Convergence, a campaign of education and activism set for […]
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