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Content from Climate Leaders in the Bay Area

March 2019 Program Report – Volunteers at Work

  Clean Energy Review of clean energy-related bills in this session of the Legislature will continue. There are almost 2,000 bills this legislative session, so it’s a lot to consider! Climate Emergency Resolutions: 350 Marin helped get another resolution passed...

Black History Month 2019

In honor of Black History Month, 350 Bay Area finds it essential to recognize some black visionaries who have lead and continue to lead the flight in climate activism. Lisa Jackson was appointed by Barack Obama as the first African American EPA Administrator. She put...

‘Youth vs Apocalypse’ vs Senator Feinstein Goes Viral

U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein and a group of San Francisco Bay Area students, many with 350 Bay Area's Youth vs Apocalypse, exchanged views over climate change and the Green New Deal on Friday, Feb 22, 2019, in a sometimes tense exchange captured on video. It went viral...

Green New Deal Demand in The Bay Area

Last week 350 Bay Area mobilized four congressional voting districts (San Francisco, Hayward, Walnut Creek, and Sonoma County) to urge our representatives to support the Green New Deal and it made a SPLASH! Our office visits were part of a national week of action in...

Youth vs Coal: Which Side Are You On?

As a major developer moves forward with his plan to force Oakland and its residents to accept a massive, toxic coal terminal in the Port of Oakland, the Oakland youth are on the front lines of this battle for environmental justice with 350 Bay Area’s Youth vs...

PG&E – An Updated Timeline of Events

In the wake of the holiday season, a lot of us are feeling refreshed after spending time off, visiting with family, and celebrating the new year. Unfortunately, not all Californians had the privilege of a happy holiday. On November 8th, the infamous Camp Fire started...

Interview: Senator Bob Wieckowski

Breaking News: We interviewed Bay Area Senator Bob Wieckowski from the front lines of the UN climate meeting (COP24) in Poland this week. Sen. Wieckowski represents the 10th Senate District -covering southern Alameda County and Northeast Santa Clara County- in the...

Best Sustainable Movies of 2018

2018 was a huge year for climate activists. The highs were high and the lows were low, but as we reach the end of the year it’s important to sit back and relax. What better way is there to relax than to curl up with a good movie? Here are some top sustainability movie...