Jamie Henn

Jamie Henn is the director of communications and strategy for the international climate campaign 350.org. Follow him on Twitter @Agent350

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Friday, February 28, 2014 - 3:26pm
XL Dissent: Democracy and the Pipeline
Earlier this morning, I took a break from press calls and preparations for this weekend’s big XL Dissent protest in Washington, D.C.
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Friday, November 22, 2013 - 7:39am
Stalled UN Climate Talks Push a Generation to Call Out Fossil Fuel Companies
I’m sitting here in a convergence space in downtown Warsaw, about a mile or so from the National Stadium, where for the last two weeks negotiators from around the world have failed to make any significant progress in the latest round of U.N. Climate Talks.
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Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 12:01pm
Push for Fossil Fuel Divestment Grows at UN Climate Talks
The Polish government’s decision to put the coal industry front and center at this year’s UN climate negotiations has sparked a backlash from young people and civil society groups who are determined to challenge the social license of coal companies and the broader fossil fuel industry. “It’s time to start treating the fossil fuel industry like Big Tobacco,” said May Boeve, executive director of 350.org, an international climate campaign.
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Monday, November 11, 2013 - 9:20am
'Climate Crisis Madness': Philippines Demand Action at UN Climate Talks in Warsaw
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Friday, August 16, 2013 - 12:57pm
You Can't Put Solar Panels on the White House and Still Justify Keystone XL
The Obama Administration's announcement that they are installing a new set of solar panels on the White House roof is good news for the fight against the Keystone XL pipeline.
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Thursday, April 11, 2013 - 11:54am
Just a Few Reasons Why a Democratic Senate Hopeful is Backpedaling on Tar Sands
A year ago, Rep. Stephen Lynch was an ardent supporter for the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline. Now, he just seems confused.
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Sunday, November 18, 2012 - 2:39pm
Thousands Rally in DC for Major Keystone XL Protest
The next chapter in the fight against the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline begins today with a major protest in Washington, DC.
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Monday, October 29, 2012 - 11:42am
Ahead of Sandy, New Yorkers say 'End Climate Silence'
A big crowd of volunteers joined 350.org in Times Square on Sunday to unfurl a giant parachute with the message “End Climate Silence” and an image of a hurricane.
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Friday, January 20, 2012 - 9:03am
How the Pipeline Died—And How to Bury It For Good
This Wednesday afternoon, the Obama administration rejected the permit for Keystone XL, a 1,700 mile oil pipeline that would have run from the tar sands of Alberta to refineries on the Gulf of Mexico. The announcement is a huge victory for the grassroots climate movement. As writer and Keystone XL protest leader Bill McKibben wrote,
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Tuesday, January 3, 2012 - 1:40pm
You Can't Eat Tar Sands
A startling new study from the Center for Global Development shows that full development of the Canadian Tar Sands would have a devastating effect on global food production, especially in climate vulnerable continents such as Africa.
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