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Break Free Pacific Northwest Update: Background: The Break Free PNW protest was one of several held throughout the world during one week in May of 2016. The goal of the protests was to raise awareness of the environmental impacts of burning fossil fuels and to encourage a transition to clean energy. The Break Free PNW (More...)

Tell Governor Kate Brown “Actions Speak Louder, Say NO to Jordan Cove LNG”

350 Eugene is gearing up for the next phase of the fight against the Zombie Pipeline Project (aka Jordan Cove Export Terminal and Pacific Connector Pipeline).  Veresen has again raised this project’s ugly head, with a re-application following two previous denials by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). This Canadian company wants to profit by (More...)

Exxon’s Lies, Harvey’s Devastation

AP Photo by Charlie Riedel: There are simply no words to describe the horror experienced by victims of Hurricane Harvey and of the millions, including 1200 dead, impacted by the floods taking place in Bangladesh, Nepal and India. Worse yet, the drum beat of reports documenting that Exxon knew years ago of the impacts of (More...)

Merkley Hears from No LNG Climate Justice Advocates at LCC Town Hall

On Monday, August 7, dozens of citizens turned out to Senator Jeff Merkley’s town hall at Lane Community College. Several were from 350 Eugene, Our Revolution and Indivisible. Among other topics, Merkley provided an overview of his environmental advocacy work at the federal level (e.g., proposed 100 x 50 legislation). He also fielded tough questions (More...)