LNG marches on, join the FERC Valve Turners

Tell FERC and Biden: Hell No to CP2 and LNG too!

For many months, we’ve been calling on President Biden and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to stop the biggest build out of fossil fuels in US history. All told, FERC has been considering, and mostly approving, the construction of more than 20 new Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) export facilities that could add the equivalent …

Join the Summer of Heat Gulf South Rising, fossil fuels sinking actions next week!

Get ready to rise with the Gulf South at the Summer of Heat on Wall Street

Last week was the start of the Summer of Heat on Wall Street — a sustained, 12 week campaign targeting the biggest funders and investors in the fossil fuel companies that are causing the climate crisis. It was … a lot. Blockades, orcas, scientists arrested for reading data into a bullhorn, elders arrested sitting in …

Tell the Senate to vote no on these nominees to UnFrack FERC

We’ve seen enough. Tell the Senate to vote NO to UnFrack FERC

June 10 update: Well that happened fast. last week the the Senate Energy Committee voted to confirm the whole slate of new FERC nominees. Only Senator Sanders (I-VT and always our friend) voted like we asked and opposed both Rosner and See. Senator Hirono (D-HI) voted against See, the Republican. And a couple of Republicans …

Summer of Heat on Wall Street mass call May 23

Let’s get specific about the Summer of Heat on Wall Stret

In less than three weeks days, the Summer of Heat will launch with actions to shut down Citibank’s HQ every day, for an entire week – June 10-14. We already kicked things off with the Spring spark actions, which shut down fossil fuel funding banks in lots of cities, including a two day shutdown of …

Biden permitted SPOT but there's still time to fix it

A big dirty SPOT on Biden’s climate record

A few weeks ago, the Biden administration has approved the construction of the Sea Port Oil Terminal, or SPOT, over our very loud objections. SPOT is poised to be the biggest offshore oil terminal in the U.S, which will increase cancer-causing air pollutants in Texas’ Brazoria and Harris counties and make climate change worse. The …

Hot people hate Wall Street

Join the Summer of Heat because hot people hate Wall Street

Last month, we helped launch the Summer of Heat with the Spring Spark actions focussed on Citibank, shutting down their global headquarters in New York, while solidarity rallies shut down locations in DC and Houston, and other cities. Protests and Non violent actions also shut down climate-financiers like Wells Fargo in San Francisco, and there’s …

Join the rally for the valley and tell TVA to clean up!

Join the rally in the valley to clean up the TVA!

The Tennessee Valley Authority – TVA – is one of the largest utilities in the nation, providing electricity for 10 million people. And it has a long history of bringing benefits and power to communities in Appalachia. But the TVA of today is a disgrace to it’s progressive roots. Today’s TVA still gets almost all …

Join the spring spark actions to ignite a summer of heat on wall street

The Spring Spark ignites a Summer of Heat on Wall Street

This week, we’re launching the spring spark of direct actions against Citibank’s Environmental racism. If you missed our webinar and rally on monday, you can check out the recording below, but we’re confronting Citibank’s involvement in environmental racism, LNG and petrochemical projects, health impacts, violations of Indigenous rights, and their contributions to climate change. Actions …