Make fossil fuels a thing of the past in California
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No new investments in coal, oil, or gas • Divest from all fossil fuels by 2020 • Make California fossil free!
On October 23, activists mounted the largest-ever protest of megabanks’ investments in fossil fuels, with #DivestTheGlobe actions in more than 60 cities, 10 countries and 4 continents. Led by indigenous rights groups, activists marched on their local megabanks to demand an end to funding for fossil fuel projects. The Divest the Globe protest was timed to…Read more
The hurricanes that devasted parts of Texas and most of the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico have revealed a continuing story of environmental injustice. Millions of people’s lives in Puerto Rico were disrupted by Hurricane Maria, and Texans are still recovering from the destruction of Hurricane Harvey. In Puerto Rico, rural and poverty-stricken areas were…Read more
On Sunday, October 15th, Governor Brown signed AB 262, the Buy Clean California Act, which begins to leverage the purchasing power of California to fight climate change. Authored by Assembly Member Rob Bonta (D-Oakland), the bill garnered bipartisan support in both the Assembly and the Senate and was endorsed by Fossil Free California and many…Read more