Global Movements Begin at Home


Winona LaDuke – Honor the Earth Fundraiser June 2 – Save the Date & Spread the Word!

Dear Social & Climate Justice Allies, How do we Change the System? By building Power through relationships & mutual support. Positive change happens when we work together! You’re invited to an evening with Winona LaDuke, Saturday, June 2nd from 7:00 to 8:30 pm at First United Methodist Church, 1376 Olive St., Eugene, a Benefit for Honor the Earth. http://www.honorearth.org/ (More...)

May 7 “Reluctant Radical” Documentary Screening – Fundraiser for the Valve Turners

Join us for this exclusive Eugene screening and discussion with film Director/Producer –  Lindsey Grayzel  –  the documentary’s subject – Valve Turner Ken Ward- and Civil Liberties Defense Center Executive Director – Lauren Regan. If a crime is committed in order to prevent a greater crime, is it forgivable? Is it, in fact, necessary? THE RELUCTANT (More...)

BREAKING: Minnesota Allows Valve Turners’ Climate Necessity Defense to Move Forward

Read Emily Johnston’s  morning tweet announcing this historic news: APPEAL DISMISSED! We are GOING TO TRIAL ON THE NECESSITY DEFENSE . !!!!!!!!!!!! (I generally think all caps and multiple exclamation points should be illegal. But first, tar sands pipelines should be.) #ClimateTrial #Valveturners pic.twitter.com/XeNuSP4HZJ   5 replies 32 retweets 83 likes Read Court of Appeals (More...)

Juliana V. United States Climate Trial Set for October 29, 2018

4/12/18, Eugene, Oregon by Our Children’s Trust: During a public case management conference today, U.S. Magistrate Judge Thomas Coffin set October 29, 2018 as the trial date for Juliana v. United States, the constitutional climate lawsuit brought by 21 young people and supported by Our Children’s Trust. The trial will be heard before U.S. District (More...)