NORTHERN CALIFORNIA PEOPLE’S CLIMATE RALLY AT OAKLAND’S LAKE MERRITT PARK AMPHITHEATER, SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2-5 PM
AS THE UNITED NATIONS DEBATES THE CLIMATE CRISIS, LARGEST PEOPLE’S CLIMATE MARCH IN U.S. HISTORY IS SET FOR SEPT. 21 NYC
IN SOLIDARITY WITH NYC PROTEST, NORTHERN CALIFORNIA PEOPLE’S CLIMATE RALLY SET FOR SEPT 21 IN OAKLAND
1000 ORGANIZATIONS ACROSS U.S. MOBILIZING FOR NYC.
HUNDREDS OF NORTHEN CALIFORNIA ENVIRONMENTAL, SOCIAL JUSTICE AND TRADE UNION GROUPS TO MOBILIZE IN OAKLAND
As the United Nations prepares to debate how to reduce carbon pollution and greenhouse gases that pose a dire threat to all humanity, the largest climate action group in the country, 350.org, headed by Bill McKibben, is preparing for a historic UN mobilization of environmental activists across the U.S. Hundreds of thousands are expected to converge in NYC and thousands more in many cities including Oakland on September 21 to press for immediate measures to halt and reverse this catastrophic threat to humanity and to demand:
- A global agreement to dramatically and rapidly reduce global warming pollution
• A world with an economy that works for people and the planet
• A world safe from the ravages of climate change
• A world with good jobs, clean air & water, peace & justice & a healthy environment
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