NewEnergyNews: Youth-led Climate Crisis Fight Goes After Dems

NewEnergyNews

Gleanings from the web and the world, condensed for convenience, illustrated for enlightenment, arranged for impact...

The challenge now: To make every day Earth Day.

While the OFFICE of President remains in highest regard at NewEnergyNews, the administration's position on the climate crisis makes it impossible to regard THIS president with respect. Therefore, until November 2020, the NewEnergyNews theme song:

YESTERDAY

  • Weekend Video: Greta: Face It – This Won’t Be Easy
  • Weekend Video: This Is The Climate Crisis
  • Weekend Video: Building A System
  • THE DAY BEFORE

  • FRIDAY WORLD HEADLINE-The Hottest Decade In Known History
  • FRIDAY WORLD HEADLINE-The Power Of India Goes Green
  • /

    THE DAY BEFORE THE DAY BEFORE

  • TTTA Wednesday-ORIGINAL REPORTING: Community Solar Offers An Even Better Deal
  • TTTA Wednesday-Historic New Energy Acceleration Coming
  • THE DAY BEFORE THAT

  • MONDAY’S STUDY: U.S. Emissions Dropped 2.1% in 2019
  • THE LAST DAY UP HERE

  • Weekend Video: Documented: A Whole Continent’s Climate Has Changed
  • Weekend Video: World’s Biggest Money Fund Calls Out Climate Crisis
  • Weekend Video: Welcome To The “Solar-Plus” Decade
  • --------------------------

    --------------------------

    Founding Editor Herman K. Trabish

    --------------------------

    --------------------------

    Some details about NewEnergyNews and the man behind the curtain: Herman K. Trabish, Agua Dulce, CA., Doctor with my hands, Writer with my head, Student of New Energy and Human Experience with my heart

    email: herman@NewEnergyNews.net

    -------------------

    -------------------

      A tip of the NewEnergyNews cap to Phillip Garcia for crucial assistance in the design implementation of this site. Thanks, Phillip.

    -------------------

    Pay a visit to the HARRY BOYKOFF page at Basketball Reference, sponsored by NewEnergyNews and Oil In Their Blood.

  • ---------------
  • MONDAY’S STUDY: The Climate Crisis Detailed

    Thursday, July 11, 2019

    Youth-led Climate Crisis Fight Goes After Dems

    Young Activists Are Planning National Protests To Push Democrats On The Climate Crisis; "Now we’re taking the fight out of DC and into communities across America”…

    Zahra Hirji, July 9, 2019 (BuzzFeed)

    “Young climate activists are preparing to launch a sprawling, nationwide campaign to push the Democratic National Committee to allow a presidential primary debate devoted to the climate crisis…At least 1,200 people, including more than 100 high schoolers, have already signed up to rally for a climate debate at local DNC offices in states including Arizona, California, Florida, Ohio, and Pennsylvania…DNC members could vote on whether to allow a climate debate at their Aug. 22–24 meeting in San Francisco…[They rejected a climate debate in] early June… and barred candidates from participating in outside ones…

    [T]he fact that a DNC committee is now mulling over a resolution to allow one is viewed as a win by debate supporters, notably those with the Sunrise Movement who protested the climate debate ban by camping out for days in front of DNC headquarters in Washington, DC. Now those activists are turning up the pressure to make sure there’s actually a memberwide vote on the resolution and it goes their way…The Sunrise Movement is also preparing to send around 1,000 people to Detroit, coinciding with the second Democratic primary debate in the city at the end of July, to rally with other activists.

    They will be highlighting the Green New Deal — a sweeping 10-year proposal to jointly tackle climate change, the economy, and poverty — and how it can help energize cities like Detroit…In the presidential race, a handful of candidates, including former vice president Joe Biden, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, and Inslee have released detailed climate platforms, and even more have spoken about the climate issue on the campaign trial. But only some of the candidates who qualified for the first debate in June even talked about climate change onstage, and of the ones who did, few concrete details were offered…” click here for more

    0 Comments:

    Post a Comment

    << Home