Pledging resistance in the fight to protect the planet from climate change

Will you sign a Pledge of Resistance?

Rainforest Action Network, CREDO and The Other 98% are asking folks to commit - should it be necessary to stop Keystone XL — to engage in serious, dignified, peaceful civil disobedience that could get you arrested. So far more than 68,000 people have pledged to engage in civil disobedience and risk arrest if President Obama’s [...]

Help stop the Keystone XL pipeline!


The last couple of weeks have looked a little something like this for tar sands companies: spill in Minnesota, apologies and clean up; spill wreaks havoc on Arkansas, profuse apologies and intense clean up.

This photo was taken by theKalamazoo Gazette‘s [...]

Cost breakdown for #ForwardonClimate

Updated Friday, January 25, 2013 The biggest environmental rally EVER is happening in D.C. on President’s Day weekend. You definitely want to be there. Even though this kind of thing is physically exhausting, it’s inspiring and way-past-due. Travel and transportation are definitely big carbon guzzlers, but this is Important. So we decided to do some [...]

#ForwardonClimate – Let’s go to D.C. on Feb 17th!


‘Chasing Ice’ Will Give You Chills

Now Playing at the Michigan Theater


Live organ music set the mood for a classic theater experience. Images deserving of art gallery walls come alive and dance before my eyes. And a story of a charming, passionate photographer, James Balog, devoted [...]

Connecting Nationally: 350 Do the Math Tour

Hurricane Sandy brought surprising destruction to millions on our northeast coast, and it is an unmistakable sign of climate change. However, followers of scientists and activists in the climate movement are hardly surprised. This summer, Bill McKibben proposed in an article in Rolling Stone that math also has something to do with our increase in natural [...]