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Climate Action RI Endorses Matt Brown for Governor


Climate Action Rhode Island (CARI), the Rhode Island affiliate of, is proud to announce its enthusiastic endorsement of Matt Brown for Governor of Rhode Island.

The climate crisis poses an existential threat to humanity, and to Rhode Island

The Case for Urgent Climate Action in Rhode Island

Hi everyone. My name is Justin Boyan. I live with my family here in Providence. I’m a former NASA research scientist and senior engineer at Google, with a Ph.D. in statistical machine learning. More importantly, I’m a proud dad of

CARI’s letter opposing Clean Power Plan repeal

January 13, 2018


Mr. Scott Pruitt, Secretary

Environmental Protection Agency

1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.

Washington, DC 20460


RE: Docket ID No. EPA–HQ–OAR–2017–0355


Dear Secretary Pruitt:


Climate Action RI is a grassroots organization composed of citizens concerned

Bill McKibben to Rhode Islanders: “Stand up!” founder Bill McKibben was kind enough to record this 1-minute video urging Rhode Islanders to get involved in the movement for climate justice!


To get involved:

  1. Come to a meeting! We meet every other Wednesday at 7pm in

Protesting the EPA’s gag on climate science

Yesterday afternoon, the New York Times broke the story that the EPA was forbidding its scientists to speak at the Narragansett Bay Watershed workshop in Providence. One of the forbidden scientists was supposed to have been the keynote speaker. The …

100+ rally for climate action at National Governors Association meeting

CARI took the opportunity of the 2017 National Governors Association meeting in Providence to organize a rally demanding action on climate change from the nation’s governors. Well over 100 of us rallied, overflowing the meeting’s “protest pen” outside the convention …