Jamie Henn

Jamie Henn

Jamie Henn is co-founder of 350.org and currently serves as Director of Strategic Communications for 350 Action. Follow him on Twitter: @Agent350

Articles by this author

Views
Friday, January 20, 2012
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,
Read more
Views
Tuesday, January 03, 2012
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.
Read more
Views
Friday, March 04, 2011
Tim DeChristopher's Speech After Guilty Verdict for Climate Civil Disobedience
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah - On Thursday, a jury in Salt Lake City declared climate activist Tim DeChristopher guilty for his interference with an oil and gas auction held at the end of the Bush administration. He faces a sentence of up to 10 years , to be determined by a judge.
Read more
Views
Friday, December 18, 2009
Obama’s Climate Sham[e]: Empty Rhetoric in Copenhagen Speech
There was a time, say 12 months ago, when each speech by Obama was anticipated with a mix of excitement and hope. Despite myself, I felt that same mix of giddy expectation as he took the stage this morning at the Bella Center where the UN Climate Talks continue to stumble forward. All morning, news of secret meetings and leaked texts have been circulating around Copenhagen: the US and China are striking a deal! The Maldives is Backing down! China won't budge!
Read more

Pages