March Newsletter

March Newsletter

Spring is headed our way, with fire season right behind it… So let’s get to work: FOSSIL FREE KING COUNTY Last month, we passed the #FossilFreeKC ordinance and won a 6-month moratorium on all new fossil fuel development in King County. But that’s just the start! Per...
The Other Fossil Fuel Infrastructure

The Other Fossil Fuel Infrastructure

by Andrew Kidde For the last several decades, traffic congestion has plagued many U.S. cities, and in response government agencies have repeatedly added more lanes to highways, or built new highways. Every time, shortly after a highway is widened or a new one is...
Racism & Climate Change

Racism & Climate Change

by Barbara Bengtsson Late last year, two major new reports called for urgent action on climate change; one, from the International Panel on Climate change (the IPCC), warned that we have less than twelve years to significantly reduce CO2 emissions. Why then should we...
Another world

Another world

by Rachel McDonald I was recently elected to 350 Seattle’s board of directors. Those of you who know me well know I’m a librarian by trade, and reading is one of the ways in which I make sense of the world. For years, I read about climate change, but I became involved...
Today, We’re Stronger

Today, We’re Stronger

We won’t mince words. Locally, last night sucked. Despite the largest, most diverse coalition in WA state history, and despite the heroic efforts of 6,500 volunteers, I-1631 probably lost. But if we broaden our view to take in the rest of the country, it’s...
October Newsletter!

October Newsletter!

This is going to be a big month for Tacoma LNG, with comment trainings, teach-ins, and a public hearing that could kill the project. But before we get to all that, it’s our last chance to say: YES ON 1631 We’re not going to lie: We’re in the fight of our...
September Newsletter

September Newsletter

On Saturday, in Tacoma and around the world, we rose. And by rising we’re winning. In case you hadn’t heard: TRANS MOUNTAIN EXPANSION SHUT DOWN! On August 30th the Canadian Federal Court of Appeal quashed the Trudeau government’s approval of the Trans Mountain...