Please join us for "Indian Point: Danger on the Hudson"
August 1st-8th, 2015- 3rd Annual MoRUS Film Fest-
This Saturday, July 18, 2015, 7 - 9 PM
@Goddard-Riverside Community Center
593 Columbus Ave., corner W. 88th St.
Town Hall Meeting on Climate Change
July 22, 2015
P.S. 321, 180 7th Ave
Park Slope, Brooklyn
Sponsored by Council Member Brad Landers.
Presentation on One NYC Plan, by William Goldstein, Mayor de Blasio’s top advisor on Recovery, Resiliency, and Infrastructure.
Followed by discussion re: Plan One NYC, local campaigns for 100% clean energy by 2030 and to divest the city pension plan from fossil fuels; the need for a justice transition and equity; Solarizing CD6 in Brooklyn, Off shore wind (as an alternative to the LNG Pt. Ambrose facility); Shared renewables; and Community Choice Aggregation.
Organized by: Campaign for 100% Clean Energy in NY by 2030, Green Education and Legal Fund, Green Party of Brooklyn, Sierra Club Atlantic Chapter, Brooklyn350, People's Climate Movement NY, 350NYC, and Friends of Clearwater NYC.
350NYC VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY
Saturday July 25 & August 8 | 10am-2pm
Tabling in Union Square
Members of the 350NYC Divestment Campaign will be tabling in Union Square from 10am to 2pm. We'll distribute materials and collect signatures for the divestment petition. Volunteers are needed to help and to coordinate. No experience necessary. We'll meet at the southwest corner of Union Square. Stop by anytime and stay as long as you'd like.
Contact Jeremy Sierra at email@example.com if you'd like to participate.
I (heart) NRCHY; Subversion & the City Series of Outdoor Screenings @ Various East Village & LES Garden Locations -
On Wednesday, August 5th @ 8pm
350NYC presents ‘Sustainable Activism’
@ La Plaza Cultural (Corner of 9th St & Avenue C, NYC)
featuring: DISRUPTION, dir. Kelly Nyks and Jared P. Scott
and IDLE THREAT, dir. George Pakenham
Full schedule and more info Here
This series of shorts, documentaries and features will focus on New York City, with each night featuring a different theme and taking place in various outdoor garden locations in the East Village. A limited supply of all-inclusive passes for $20.00 are now on sale here or by visiting MoRUS, 155 Avenue C between 9th and 10th Streets during hours of operation. Suggested donation of $5.00 per screening.
CLIMATE TREATY NEGOTIATIONS
FOURTEEN YEARS CLIMATE CHANGE COUNTDOWN
Up-to-date weekly average CO2 at Mauna Loa, NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory
Global warming emissions interactive shows which countries are currently at fault
Benefits far outweigh costs of tackling climate change, says LSE study, Katie Allen, The Guardian, 7/12
Scientists predict huge sea level rise even if we limit climate change Brian Kahn, The Guardian, 7/10
Earth's Groundwater Basins Are Running Out of Water, Elizabeth Howell, Live Science, 7/10
Atlantic Ocean circulation change will have major consequences Karen Graham, Digital Journal, 6/30