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Exclusive 350 Eugene Interview with Professor Mary Christina Wood

    Any day now, Our Children’s Trust expects to hear from the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals concerning the federal case of Juliana et al vs. the United States. We are hopeful that the Court’s decision will be in favor of the 21 youth plaintiffs and that the case will move forward to trial, though (More...)

Oregon Fracked Gas Resistance Coalition Pressures Governor Kate Brown

On Thursday, January 11, the statewide coalition opposing the fracked gas Pacific Connector pipeline/Jordan Cove terminal, gathered in Salem at the Capitol to once again vigorously denounce these projects. Twice denied by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), these projects are again under review by the FERC under the Trump administration.  Over 200 people attended, including (More...)

Governor Brown: Stand Up for the Climate, Stop the Pipeline Rally

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown has said, “Future generations will judge us not on the fact of global climate change, but on what we do to tackle it.”  Oil Change International and the No LNG Exports Coalition  are releasing a groundbreaking report that will show the full climate impacts of the proposed Jordan Cove project from (More...)

Climate change suit filed by 21 youths hits appeals court

12/12/17 Jack Moran, Register Guard: Attorneys for a group of youths suing the U.S. government over climate change were back in court Monday, arguing before a federal appeals court that it should reject a government request to dismiss the case and instead allow it to go to trial in Eugene. While Monday’s hearing happened in (More...)