Working for Climate Justice in the NC Triangle Region

September events and actions


August has been another record breaking month with more heatwaves, and now eyes are on  Hurricane Idalia that will be hitting Florida and reaching NC with possible flooding. Gratefully fall is next month, so cooler temps will be here

It’s HOT out there!


The climate crisis is screaming at us this summer with record breaking heatwaves, wildfires, floods, and drought.
We continue the work to stop the Mountain Valley Pipeline (MVP) and MVP Southgate, plus, learn about the rate hike hearing and

MVP and MVP Southgate updates and actions


So much heartbreak and anger with the forced completion of the Mountain Valley Pipeline included in the debt ceiling bill early this month because of a deal with Senator Manchin, Congress, and President Biden! The provisions in the bill

STOP MVP and End the Era of Fossil Fuels

There are many events to attend and actions you can take!
June 8-11, End the Era of Fossil Fuels
When Biden took office, he promised to be the climate president — yet under his watch, the U.S. continues to

End the Era of Fossil Fuels and Actions to Take

It’s the extra busy spring season with many learning opportunities and actions to take!
Upcoming Events
April 19, End the Era of Fossil Fuels Mobilization Call
8 pm, online
Frustrated by the Biden Admin’s decision to approve the Willow



SOOO upsetting and heartbreaking to start the week with terrible news that the Willow Oil Drilling Project on the North Slope in Alaska has been approved by the Biden administration!
Statement from People vs Fossil Fuels Coalition here:

Third Act NC launches and many actions to take!


Where is winter? Will we have snow in the Triangle area this season?

There are many opportunities to join others at events and actions as winter comes to a close and spring arrives.

February 17-20, 26th Great Backyard Bird

January 20 Joye Braun Day of Action in Raleigh!

Thanks so much for registering to join us tomorrow for the Biden Declare a Climate Emergency: Joye Braun Day of Action in Raleigh! Taking place outside the Terry Sanford Federal Building (310 New Bern Ave), the rally begins

January 20 Joye Braun Day of Action

No Sacrifice Zones: Appalachian Resistance Comes to DC!


Two weeks to go until the September 8th No Sacrifice Zones: Appalachian Resistance Comes to DC! Last week I said I would share an update once the location with more details was set up. Members of the StopMVP

Take action today!


With so much going on with the climate emergency we’re in, I appreciated Mary Annaïse Heglar’s post on Twitter earlier this month:

“If you’re worried that it’s too late to do anything about climate change and we should all

CLIMATE EMERGENCY and Mass Movement call!


We are in a CLIMATE EMERGENCY! Thankfully momentum is growing in the past couple weeks with a huge push urging Biden to declare a climate emergency. Just this morning 165 staffers at federal health and environmental agencies and at …

Upcoming June events and actions

Hope everyone is staying hydrated and taking care of yourself and others during this dangerous heat! The end of the month will be a busy one!
June 18, Mass Poor People’s & Low-Wage Workers’ Assembly & Moral March on

Rally & Walk for Environmental Justice and more

Hearts are heavy with so much going on here and around the world. Remember to take care of yourselves.
Lots going on as usual. Some in person and online. The Mass Poor People’s & Low-Wage Workers’ Assembly & Moral

Spring season is busy!

It’s the lovely spring season that is VERY busy! There are so many events and actions you can take, with many this week!
April 19, The Power of Big Oil
In the three-part series “The Power of Big Oil,”

World Water Day Celebration, Moral March on Raleigh and much more!

Happy Spring!

Happy World Water Day (March 22) and International Day of Forests (March 21). Springtime ALWAYS leads to LOTS of activities and actions, including the local World Water Day Celebration at Northgate Park in Durham on Saturday, Moral March

Events and actions!


Many people have spring fever already! Lots of events happening at the end of the month, starting tonight!  
February 22, Carbon Reduction Plan Information Session
5:30-6:30 pm, online
Your input is valuable for Duke Energy’s Carolina Carbon Plan. Energy

New year events and actions


It’s a new year. Hope you are doing well and staying safe and warm.
We ended 2021 with good news on the air permit being denied for Mountain Valley Pipeline’s Lambert Compressor Station. Yeah! But bad news on the

Climate EMERGENCY & Protect our Air, Our Lives!!


Hope you’ve been enjoying the lovely Fall colors this year!
COP26 is over and not enough was done, as usual. If you missed the programs organized by the awesome people power that attended, check out COP26 Coalition’s youtube page

People vs Fossil Fuels and Water Walk

Hope you are doing well and taking care of yourselves. Fall is definitely in the air in the NC Piedmont with cooler nights, finally!
Several upcoming events, including a huge week of action in DC and a ceremonial water

Bundle of Arrows Gathering and ACTIONS to take!


The IPCC report was released this week. It confirms what we already know: the Earth’s climate is getting worse faster than predicted and our window to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees C is closing. But, there is still

Climate Justice and Save Democracy

Hope you are safe and taking care of yourself as this country and the world are seeing and feeling the impacts of the climate crisis all over the world. The articles, videos, and photos have been overwhelming with the

Call your NC legislators today!


Some of you have received an email from Energy Justice NC, where 350 Triangle is one of the coalition members. Please call or email your NC Representative and Senator to tell them to VOTE NO on HB951!!

More actions to take today!


Climate Justice actions are escalating during this extreme heatwave this week! Make phone calls and amplify the messages on social media!
**National call in day TODAY! (or call tomorrow!)
Make a call today and urge your representative in

Actions to take today!

Happy Summer Solstice!!

One more reminder of the June 21st National Poor People’s and Low-Wage Workers Assembly taking place TONIGHT at 5:30 pm! You can watch online at or join in person at Halifax Mall, 300 N. Salisbury St,

Great news and make a call!


Information about an action to take below:
*Call President Biden and tell him to STOP Line 3 and ALL fossil fuel projects!
But first, GREAT NEWS!!! TC Energy (Trans Canada) terminates Keystone KXL!
From Indigenous Environmental Network:
“After more

Treaty People Gathering and Walk for a Our Grandchildren

The busy summer season has begun with many upcoming opportunities and actions. It was great seeing some of you at the Dogwood Alliance “Where is Cooper” rally in front of the NC General Assembly last week!
June 4, World

NoMVP, People’s Commission, Defund Line 3!

Hope you’ve been enjoying this lovely spring weather! A few upcoming events.  
TODAY! May 2, No MVP Southgate Walk & Concert Convergences
It’s too late to sign up to walk, but you can still join the special gatherings in

Earth Day!

Hope you were able to spend some time outside during the lovely spring weekend! LOTS of actions and events taking place this week for Earth Day and the next few weeks!
For those who weren’t able to join us

Build Back Fossil Free Digital Rally


Thanks so much for joining us tonight for our Build Back Fossil Free Digital Rally! We are so grateful for the wonderful speakers. Jodi leading us in song, and watching Amy create the stunning mandala inspired by the speakers

Build Back Fossil Free!

Spring has sprung and lots of actions are taking place, beginning next week with the Build Back Fossil Free actions taking place April 1-9 across the U.S.
Five years after the historic Standing Rock demonstrations, Indigenous communities are still

Upcoming events and actions

After a cloudy and wet winter in the Triangle, the SUN is finally shining and spring is in the air! There are many events and actions, beginning TODAY, on International Woman’s Day!
March 8, Womxn Act for Climate Justice –

December Actions and Events

Hope you are staying safe and are well. There are several events and actions you can take for this last month of 2020.
Dec 8, Twitter Storm to VA DEQ Stop Work NOW on MVP
12-1 pm
For those on

Election day and protecting our votes

Election day is FINALLY here!!! I predict most of you have voted by absentee ballot or early voted, but a few of you might be voting today or working at the polls.
You have probably heard we won’t know

VOTE and upcoming events!

Just 22 more days until the election! Have you made your plan to VOTE for climate justice? My husband and I mailed our absentee ballots the first week available and received confirmation they were received two days later. As

September events and actions

This year is flying by so fast. I can’t believe it’s September already and the Fall Equinox is just a couple weeks away. This season is always busy, especially this year with the upcoming election.
September 9, Farms, Food,

Stop the Mountain Valley Pipeline and more actions

There are several action opportunities this week, starting today! We have another pipeline that needs to be STOPPED!
August 3, Call in Day to NC Department of Environmental Quality and Gov. Cooper to DENY the 401 water permit for

Stop the ACP follow up and actions!

Thanks to those of you who were able to join us today for the Stop the ACP Pipeline webinar or downtown in front of DEQ!!  I saw up to 52 participants online (over 100 registered).
Here’s the link to the

Recording links, actions, and opportunity

Hope you are well and staying safe. It’s been a couple weeks since our two Earth Day Live events. For those of you who weren’t able to join us, I will share the Zoom webinar link recordings of both events.…