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Fossil Free Fast w/ Bernie, Bill, & Rev. Yearwood (a 350 East Bay Live Event Watch Party)

January 31 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm

On January 31st, the day after Trump’s first State of the Union, our movement will come together for Fossil Free Fast: The Climate Resistance. Join 350 East Bay for a Live Event Watch Party & discussion. Hear Bernie Sanders, Bill McKibben, Rev Yearwood, & more inspire & energize thousands who are watching to take action. And please feel free to come late if you need to. You can arrive at any time – no problem!
 
We’ve gotten ~90 RSVPs. We’ll have pizza, beer, & veggies (with vegan pizza option.) It should be a really fun event! 🙂
 
4:30pm Gather for pizza, beer, & veggies (with vegan pizza option)
5pm Watch livestream
6:15pm Strategy discussion
 
Please RSVP, so we can send you updates & last minute details.
 

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Speakers include:

  • Senator Bernie Sanders
  • Rev. Yearwood of the Hip Hop Caucus
  • Jessica Lorena Rangel of Houston Eyes of a Dreamer
  • Bill McKibben, co-founder of 350.org
  • Cherri Foytlin of L’eau Est La Vie Camp and Louisiana Rise
  • Adriana Voss-Andreae from 350PDX
  • Jacqueline Patterson from the NAACP
  • Tara Rodriguez Besosa with the Puerto Rico Resilience Fund
  • Julian Brave NoiseCat, 350.org US Policy Analyst
  • Varshini Prakash of the Sunrise Movement

These powerful movement leaders will share stories on the urgency of the current political and climate crises, and light our path ahead: resist the Trump Administration’s ongoing attacks on our climate, build power towards the 2018 and 2020 elections, and secure the lasting change we need through local action.
Together, we will end the use of fossil fuels and usher in the fast and just transition to 100% renewable energy for all.

Partner Organizations: 350.org, 350PDX, Avaaz, Climate Hawks Vote, CREDO, Daily Kos, El Departamento de la Comida, Eyes of a Dreamer, Hip Hop Caucus, Indigenous Environmental Network, GreenFaith, Our Revolution, Puerto Rico Resilience Fund, Sanders Institute, Sunrise Movement, The Nation, The United Church of Christ Council for Climate Justice

Please RSVP so we can send you updates and last minute details.

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Date:
January 31
Time:
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Venue

Citizen Engagement Laboratory
1330 Broadway #300
Oakland, CA United States
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