THURSDAY – CLIMATE CONVERSATIONS NCW QUARTERLY MEETING – If you are seeing this, YOU ARE INVITED!
WHEN: THURSDAY JULY 23RD AT 7:00 PM -Agenda: CCNCW Agenda 7.23.20
HOW: USE THIS ZOOM LOGIN –
TRAININGS AND WEBINARS THAT MIGHT INTEREST YOU:
We are invited to participate in these 350Seattle Trainings:
Keeping yourself healthy and safe at a protest
Thursday, July 29th, 7-9pm
You’ll learn how to be mentally and physically prepared for being on the streets protesting. We’ll talk about: physical and mental self-care before, during and after an action, jail self-care, what to bring, what to wear, chemical weapons, controlling rumors, and spreading calm. Facebook event.
Sunday, August 2nd, 11am-1pm
People trained as Peacekeepers can help create a successful demonstration/action! You’ll learn and practice emotional grounding techniques, skills to defuse and de-escalate potentially volatile situations, how to work together as a team of peacekeepers, situational awareness, and additional roles that can help create a successful action. Facebook event here.
ACTIONS YOU CAN TAKE:
Are you aware of what the Trump Administration is trying to do to the National Environmental Policy Act? Please read this email to Kevin Kane and take action.
The risks of the Trans Mountain Pipeline are so great that it cannot legally transport any oil without insurance backing. That means if we can stop the flow of insurance money, we can stop the flow of oil. To learn more about the campaign to force insurers to drop Trans-Mountain check out this blog.
NCW United – 7 Days of Action #179 https://mail.google.com/mail/b/ALGkd0ymnDfVBkT3g2TsWiob_CVEaWRUAINOieFS_wMrDtcR4XyN/u/0/#inbox/FMfcgxwJWrgFBjqmhmFgfxnzlcglBZTm
From Yale Climate Connections:
- Recycling Minerals from Electric Vehicle Batteries :https://mail.google.com/mail/b/ALGkd0ymnDfVBkT3g2TsWiob_CVEaWRUAINOieFS_wMrDtcR4XyN/u/0/#inbox/FMfcgxwJWrgDXhzhXXNctpMlxfxLdLbd
- Which matters more: eating less meat or eating local? https://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/2020/07/which-matters-more-reducing-meat-consumption-or-eating-local/?ct=t(EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_DAILY_072120)
Sue Kane – newsletter editor