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Virtual Climate Rally Sat. April 25 at 1 p.m. Eastern

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#CT4ClimateJustice  Event Schedule

First Section Speakers:

Kate Donnelly: On Killingly and the Fight for a Green Connecticut
Ben Martin: Fracked Gas and Global Warming
Dan Fischer: Conversion to 100% Renewable Energy

First Action:

Following the speeches we will all tweet @GovNedLamont and the media. Here’s our chance to tell him how we really feel about the proposed Killingly fracked gas plant!

Second Section Speakers:

Unidad Latina en Acción: The Ongoing Struggle for Immigrant Justice in CT and Beyond
Barbara Fair: Our Broken Justice System in the time of COVID-19
NAACP: COVID, Climate Change & Environmental Racism

Second Action:

We will all do a solidarity tweet to one or multiple groups fighting for justice.

Third Section

Musical Performance From CT State Troubadour Nekita Waller

Third Action:

Tweet a picture or meme to a politician, media figure or influencer who  needs education about a social justice cause

Final Section Speakers:

Martha Klein: The Keystone XL Pipeline, A Disaster in the Making
Tom Goldtooth: An Indigenous-Led Green New Deal
Tony Cherolis: Public Transportation and Land Use
Mitch Linck: War, Sanctions and the Virus
Final Action:

Tweet a short (10-30 second) video selfie speaking in solidarity with a group fighting a pipeline project ( include the hashtags #NoKXL #NoCGL #NoDAPL)

 

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