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Setting A Red Line In Times Square

December 13, 2015 // 0 Comments

  As world leaders are wrapping up at the COP21 global climate talks, New York City held 2 events as part of the Global Climate Mobilization. These are demonstrations of hope, power and strength as we move into yet another critical year.   A video by Peter Eliscu © 2015 The Peter Eliscu Archives. All Rights [...]

NYC Divestment Activists sing to Comptroller Scott Stringer

November 11, 2015 // 0 Comments

Fossil Fuel Divestment activists gathered to rally and sing in a pre-Halloween costume demonstration to show NYC’s Comptroller, Scott Stringer, where their money should NOT be invested.  Bethany Yarrow leads one of the songs with the words:  “Ain’t gonna let nobody turn us round”, we’ll keep on walking and talking, DIVESTMENT from oil, gas and coal. They came together in front of 1-Centre Street, Manhattan. A video by Peter Eliscu © 2015 The Peter Eliscu Archives. All Rights [...]

Light The Way

October 14, 2015 // 0 Comments

During the Pope’s visit many events were held to show people’s emotions and thoughts concerning Pope Francis’ actions and writings.  This video shows a vigil held a few blocks next away from the United Nations by religious groups and individuals concerned about the environment and climate change. A video by Peter Eliscu © 2014 The Peter Eliscu Archives. All Rights [...]

Beyond Extreme Energy: A call to action

November 4, 2014 // 3 Comments

25 Arrested On 1st Day of FERC Protests     November 3, 2014, Washington D.C.          Beyond Extreme Energy: A call to action https://sites.google.com/site/beyondextremeenergy/    In the face of ongoing threats to our health, communities, democracy, property values, environment and climate:   1.  We demand that FERC withdraw its permit for the dangerous fracked-gas export facility at Cove Point, as well as recent gas expansion permits at Myersville, Minisink and Seneca Lake. In addition, we demand a stop to the permitting of all fracked-gas export [...]