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Fossil Free around the Bay: Upcoming Divestment Events

By Sandy Emerson | March 7, 2018

From an informal potluck to a multi-media climate justice show, from bank exit workshops to individual coaching on how to find clean investments, there’s a lot of divestment activity in the Bay Area this month.

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Comments to Oppose Offshore Drilling Due Friday, March 9

By Sandy Emerson | 03/07/2018

If you don’t want to see more dangerous, unnecessary drilling rigs off our beautiful coast, submit a comment to the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management by Friday, March 9. From Sara Shor at 350.org: In January, Trump’s Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke announced one of the administration’s most reckless, climate-wrecking ideas…

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Grounds for Optimism on CalSTRS Divestment

By Jane Vosburg | 02/14/2018

On February 7, I once again approached the glistening CalSTRS headquarters in West Sacramento to make a public comment at CalSTRS’ investment committee meeting. Yet this time, I am more hopeful than ever that it is not a matter of if but when my teacher’s pension fund, CalSTRS, will divest from fossil fuels. I haven’t always felt this optimistic, but as Bob Dylan so aptly sings–the times they are a-changing.

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Update: We Rose Up to Oppose Offshore Drilling!

By Karen Jacques | 02/02/2018

On February 8, hundreds of activists from all over California gathered in Sacramento to join California lawmakers in opposing expanded offshore oil drilling. Submit your written comment to the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management before March 9.

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