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Green New Deal Town Hall NYC April 26 2019

April 28, 2019 // 0 Comments

    Green New Deal Town Hall in New York City April 26, 2016 Welcome by Allison Hirsch. Moderator Beta Coronel of 350.org. Speakers, in order, Jumaane Williams, Public Advocate, Aracely Jimenez Sunrise Movement, William Aristapolis 32BJ Superintendant, Ari Lieberman, Rep. Nydia Velazquez, Rep. Carolyn Maloney, Rep. Yvette D. Clarke, and Rep Jerry Nadler.  Hosted by 32BJ SEIU, Sunrise Movement NYC, Indivisible Nation BK, One Queens Indivisible, 350 BK. Cosponsored by: Sunrise Columbia, Sunrise Sarah Lawrence, 350 NYC, Empire State Indivisible, Indivisible Brooklyn video by Joe [...]

Staten Island Environmental Fair

April 25, 2019 // 0 Comments

    The First Environmental Fair on Staten Island has made a video to advertise its event.  Two groups have made this happen:  Staten Island Coalition for Wetlands and Forests (SICWF) and the Natural Resources Protective Association (NRPA). The Film, Paris to Pittsburg, will be shown along with presentations by government officials, doctors and scientists and tabling by environmental groups.  THE ADMISSION IS FREE. Saturday, May 11, 2019 from 9 AM to Noon on the grounds of SI University Hospital at the Regina McGinn Educational Center-475 Seaview Avenue, 10309 For more details [...]

Congratulations NIRS-40th Anniversary

September 12, 2018 // 0 Comments

The Nuclear Information and Resource Service, NIRS, is 40 years young this day and year.  This video showcases one of the events that they were involved in during the “March For A Clean Energy Revolution” on Sunday, July 24, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and sends them congratulations for their efforts and accomplishments. Tim Judson, the Executive Director, and Diane D’Arrigo from NIRS, along with Kevin Kamps from Beyond Nuclear, Jessica Azulay of Alliance for a Green Economy, Nancy Vann, Gary Shaw and Jeanne Shaw from the Indian Point Safe Energy Coalition and [...]

This Is What Democracy Looks Like

May 1, 2018 // 0 Comments

  On Monday, April 23, 2018, Peter Eliscu captured the rally, “Gov. Cuomo Walk The Talk”, on the streets of Albany and in the capitol’s rotunda.   Environmentalists from many groups marched to advocate for sustainable renewable promises made by the governor and to stop financing and using fossil fuels and their infra-structures throughout NYS. Cynthia Nixon, James Cromwell, actor/activist, Jonathan Kirsch, the young environmental author of, “Age Of Suicide”, and long time environmental activists Ray Kemble of Pennsylvania and Ted Glick of New Jersey, can be [...]

Ken Gale: Global Warming and Hurricanes

October 19, 2017 // 0 Comments

    Did climate chaos cause any of this summer’s hurricanes?  Yes. Which one?  That’s the wrong question. Ken Gale connects the dots between hurricanes, climate chaos, air pollution from China, El Nino, La Nina, and energy use and gives some advice on how you can lower your own greenhouse gas footprint and save money, too.  At New York City Friends of Clearwater on Sept. 22, 2017, Judson Memorial Church, Greenwich Village, New York [...]

Fossil Fuels and Nuclear Power: An Introduction-Part 2

July 8, 2017 // 0 Comments

    This video is an introduction to the problems/challenges of both fossil fuels and nuclear power.   Part-2, herein, is with Dr. Gordon Edwards speaking about nuclear power.  Part-1, a separate video, which can be seen at the link below, has Dr. Courtney Williams speaking about Fossil Fuels and their growing infrastructures. Both experts include the human history of living with feeling the risks and effects associated with these fuels in the short term and through the thousands of years of monitoring and decommissioning some of them require. Dr. Edwards talks of radiation, [...]

I’m a Millennial: Climate Change

May 1, 2017 // 0 Comments

  Jonathan Kirsch, born in 1992 making him 25 years old, is a millenial with a mission.  A videographer, editor and author of the environmental novel, “Age of Suicide”, Jon is trying to help solve our climate problems/challenges by getting the millenials organized and more involved.  Watch this video and join the movement.  Become your own part of the [...]

Global Climate Change Awareness

April 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

Pat Brady, producer of “Environmental Issues”, a TV program on Staten Island Community TV, interviews 5 guests about their hopes for the upcoming April 29th., Peoples Climate March rally in Washington, D.C., and their sister rallies on Staten Island and elsewhere.  Topics include environmental justice, climate change, the current administration’s environmental positions, bringing diverse groups together and much more. Guests include:  Sally Jones, chairperson of Peace Action Fund of NYS; Samuel Blackwood, student at Fordham University; Todd, Tif, Fernandez of the NYC Organizing Team [...]

Peoples Climate March Staten Island

April 25, 2017 // 0 Comments

    FOR MORE INFORMATION GO TO WWW.PEOPLESCLIMATE.ORG Peoples Climate March Staten Island SATURDAY, APRIL 29 STATEN ISLAND NY 12PM AT THE FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT BOARDWALK March starts at the Midland Ave parking lot and ends at Seaview Ave parking lot along the South Beach Boardwalk THE PEOPLES’ CLIMATE MOVEMENT’S NATIONAL DAY OF ACTION Demand Justice for All Workers, Our Families, Our Planet To Resist attacks on workers, women, people of color, immigrants, Native Americans, LGBTQ Americans and the environment. To Build, a powerful movement for all that can defeat the greedy and [...]