Global Movements Begin at Home

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...)

Join the Green Team and 350 Eugene for the Drawdown EcoChallenge!

In this exciting, educational, challenging competition, we’re taking action on the 100 most substantive solutions to global warming. Stretch your limits, earn points, and compete for prizes! Take the challenge, and see how three weeks of action add up to a lifetime of change for you and the planet. Challenge yourself to new ways of (More...)

Victory for Valve Turner Leonard Higgins – No Jail Time!

From Lauren Regan, Civil Liberties Defense Center, Published March 22, 2018: On Monday night I laid awake all night long in an uncomfortable hotel bed waiting for my alarm to go off at 6am.  I was obsessively ruminating on the sentencing presentation I would give to the Chouteau County District Court in Fort Benton, MT (More...)

BREAKING – Ninth Circuit Rules in Favor of Youth Plaintiffs, Rejects Trump’s Attempt to Evade Constitutional Climate Trial

From Our Children’s Trust: Dear Friends, The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit has ruled unanimously to allow our 21 youth plaintiffs’ landmark climate recovery lawsuit to proceed to trial. This decision rejects the Trump administration’s efforts to deny these 21 youth a trial on the fundamental right to a climate system capable of sustaining (More...)