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May Newsletter

Keeping your distance out there in the sun? Glad to hear it! Here are some things to do in the shade: RISE TO THE CHALLENGE We're currently facing multiple crises—including a pandemic, an economic downturn, and climate change. We need progressive funding to provide...

Let’s Flatten this Curve, Too

by Emily Hazelton The language of “flatten the curve,” coined during the coronavirus pandemic, holds valuable lessons about the climate crisis. Lesson 1: System Delays We humans are wired to handle an immediate threat. A crisis that will occur in two weeks or ten...

December Newsletter

2020 may be the most consequential year ever, in a historical moment when our years are all strikingly consequential. We're excited about the possibilities it presents locally and nationally, and gearing up to fulfill them as best we can. But meanwhile, there's more...