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Amy Stansbury

Citizens’ Climate Lobby Monthly Meetings

From the Citizens’ Climate Lobby – Citizens’ Climate Lobby is a national organization focused on passing legislation called Carbon Fee and Dividend as a solution to climate change. All chapter meetings gather at 11:30AM, listen to the national call-in speaker, and plan upcoming actions for

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Earth
Climate Change
Amy Stansbury

It’s Climate Change Awareness Month!

Although the temperatures are cooling off, we just wrapped up one heck of a hot summer here in Austin. In fact, according to the National Weather Service, it was our third hottest summer in recorded history. That’s why Mayor Steve Adler and the city’s Office of Sustainability have declared

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350 Austin Happy Hour
Amy Stansbury

350 Austin October Happy Hour

From 350 Austin – Calling all friends of 350 Austin, new and old! Join us for casual drinks & conversation at our monthly First Thursday happy hour. Meet others who are excited about the #FossilFreeFast movement! In addition to delicious craft beer, Black Star has a full

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Climate Candidate Forum
Amy Stansbury

Mayoral Climate and Energy Candidate Forum

From 350 Austin, Solar Austin, Shades of Green radio show, and Earth Day Austin – Climate change is happening now and local governments must play a significant role in reducing emissions and helping people cope with the impacts. Austin has existing climate commitments and has

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Mighty Earth
Climate Change
Amy Stansbury

Why Whole Foods Gets An F On Its Meat Supply

When it comes to buying sustainably sourced meat, Whole Foods gets an F. That’s the conclusion of a report produced by Mighty Earth, which looked at 23 of the country’s largest fast food, grocery, and food service companies. According to the report, “Nineteen companies had no

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350 Austin Monthly Meeting
Amy Stansbury

350 Austin September Open Meeting

From 350 Austin – Our monthly general meetings are open to all! Join us on September 11 at First UU Church. We’ll share updates on our current campaigns, discuss climate change issues, and learn about ways to get involved in the fossil-free revolution. Note: We

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