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Nancy Vann: Indian Point Safety

July 19, 2017 // 0 Comments

  For More Information: Nancy Vann for Westchester Legislator – District 1                                     Website: www.nancyvann.com/ Facebook: www.facebook.com/NSVann/ Twitter: @NSVann [...]

Indian Point (The Film)-Director’s TalkBack: Rhinebeck, NY

September 10, 2016 // 0 Comments

  https://youtu.be/FN9ZQ1uxTe4 This is our second opportunity to produce and document a video during a “TalkBack” after a screening of the award winning film,”Indian Point”, directed by Ivy Meeropol.  This particular screening was a special showing organized as a benefit for Hudson River Sloop Clearwater by Manna Jo Greene, the Environmental Director of the organization, who moderated and participated in the “TalkBack”. Ivy Meeropol, the director of the film led the discussion in which Roger Witherspoon, an environmental journalist, and Marilyn Elie, a local activist with [...]

NY City Councilman Mark Levine: Says NO To TPP/Fast Track

April 4, 2015 // 0 Comments

  MARK LEVINE TELLS AUDIENCE: CALL COUNCIL MEMBERS TO CO-SPONSOR ROSENTHAL RESOLUTION AGAINST FAST TRACK AND “BAD TRADE DEAL” Speaking at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church on West 126th. St. in Manhattan on March 12, 2015, at a meeting entitled “How Would Fast Track and the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Impact Our Community?” New York City Council Member Mark Levine asks his audience to stand with him against Fast Track and the TPP, “a bad trade deal …that would gut environmental, labor, and even food safety regulations.” He urges his audience to call Council Members for [...]

NYS Assemblyman Keith L. T. Wright: No To Fast Track and TPP

March 31, 2015 // 0 Comments

NYS Assemblyman Keith L. T. Wright: No To Fast Track and TPP Speaking at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church on W.126th St. in Manhattan on March 12, 2015, at a community meeting deploring the Fast Track and Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) international trade agreement, NYS Assemblyman Keith L. T. Wright asks Congressman Rangel to join with him and their fellow constituents on this matter. He was joined by other speakers, including NYC Council Member Mark Levine and Estela Vazquez, Executive VP of 1199/SEIU. The event was sponsored by the Sierra Club Atlantic Chapter; Food and Water Watch [...]

Come to the “Global City Not Global Governance” Forum

May 10, 2014 // 0 Comments

Come to Tuesday’s, May, 13, 2014, discussion on the proposed TransPacific Partnership Treaty (or as it has also been called or aligned with–TPP or Fast Track or Smart Track) at The New York Society for Ethical Culture at 2 West 64th Street and Central Park West.  Hear three New Yorkers explain why their fellow New Yorkers should care about this international treaty and how it will affect them:  Kian Frederick, from Public Citizen’s Global Trade Watch; Stephanie Low of The Sierra Club Atlantic Chapter and Chair of the TPP Task Force and Reverend Stephen H. Phelps, former [...]

Congressman Rangel: Don’t Be Railroaded! Vote NO On “Fast Track”

January 25, 2014 // 0 Comments

Congressman Rangel: Don’t Be Railroaded! Vote NO On “Fast Track” On Saturday, January 4, 2014, anti-“Fast Track/TPP” activists rallied at Cong. Rangel’s Manhattan office on W.125th. Street to urge him to VOTE NO ON FAST TRACK for environmental and other concerns. Congressman Rangel can be reached at: (212) 663-3900(NYC office) (202) 225-4365 (DC [...]

NEWS BRIEF: Happy Birthday Governor Cuomo!

December 6, 2013 // 0 Comments

NEWS BRIEF: Happy Birthday Governor Cuomo! On December 3, 2013 hundreds of anti-fracking activists assembled across the street from the Roseland ballroom on 52nd Street in NYC, where Governor Cuomo was celebrating his birthday, and being entertained by Billy Joel. His actual birthday is on December [...]