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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 [...]

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 [...]

Yucca Mountain: Serpent Swimming Westward

April 28, 2017 // 0 Comments

    The Trump administration & Congress are renewing the threat to turn sacred Yucca Mountain into a massive nuclear waste dump. Western Shoshone continue to resist. More info: www.nativecommunityactioncouncil.org Featuring: Ian Zabarte #nonukes #defendyuccamountain #yuccamountain #defendthesacred [...]

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 [...]

Nuclear Convergence: The Reality of Closing Indian Point

April 2, 2017 // 0 Comments

  This month’s main topic concerns the reality or problems that must be thought of during the closing of the Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant over the next 60 to 240,000 years.  Yes, that’s right, 240,000 years of harmful radioactive decay and emissions. Marilyn Elie of the Indian Point Safe Energy Coalition (IPSEC), Susan Leifer of The Sierra Club and Jeanne Shaw, also of IPSEC, walk us through some of the things to prepare and watch out for during this trying, long and very costly process of plant closure. Besides the above concerns, there’s the workers, the [...]

President Obama: Step Up For Climate Justice

December 16, 2016 // 0 Comments

President Obama: Step up for climate justice—before the climate denier takes office! www.climate@stopcorporateabuse.org The Corporate Accountability International Petition and Action Kit Organizational Petition: www.stopcorporateabuse.org/GCForgletter Individual Petition: www.stopcorporateabuse.org/resource/president-obama-step-climate-justice Catherine Skopic, Interfaith Moral Action on Climate;  Nancy Lorence, Metro NY Catholic Climate Movement and Joel Kupferman from NY Law and Environmental Justice Project, ask you to join them in signing the following petition  and passing this [...]

Nuclear Convergence-Indian Point-October 2, 2016

November 2, 2016 // 0 Comments

    Continuing last month’s videoing following their monthly meeting, the Convergence at Stony Point, an Indian Point anti-nuclear activist gathering, again videoed a summary of their event in the hopes of reaching a wider audience of activists and other concerned and interested people. Marilyn Elie, a member of Indian Point Safe Energy Coalition, a participant of the Convergence, has volunteered to write and do the video report, which she is calling, “Environmental News and Notes”, and which she plans to air on public access TV in Indian Point’s local distribution area, [...]