350 Action

350 Action is the independent political action arm of the non-profit, non-partisan climate justice group 350.org.

Releases by this organization

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Wednesday, November 09, 2016
350 Action Responds to Election of Donald Trump
Following the election of Donald Trump as President-elect of the United States of America, 350 Action Executive Director May Boeve issued the following statement: “Trump’s election is a disaster, but we must channel our anger and fear into hope and resolve. Our work becomes much harder now, but it’...
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Thursday, September 29, 2016
Groups Respond to Republican AGs Privately Meeting with Fossil Fuel Lobbyists Around Exxon Knew Investigations
An investigative report from the Center for Media and Democracy (CMD) recently revealed that Republican attorneys general held private, undisclosed meetings with fossil fuel lobbyists in July to coordinate on shielding ExxonMobil as the corporation faces investigations and public opposition around...
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Friday, August 19, 2016
Clinton Foundation Should Also Divest Its Fossil Fuel Holdings
350 Action, the political arm of climate organization 350.org that has supported the fossil fuel divestment movement, is celebrating today’s announcement that the Clinton Foundation will stop receiving corporate donations if Hillary Clinton is elected President, and urging the Foundation to go a...
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Thursday, April 14, 2016
Democratic Debate Brings Heated Exchange on Climate
During tonight’s Democratic debate at the Brooklyn Navy Yard, a site that was flooded by Hurricane Sandy, presidential candidates Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton displayed the fiercest exchange around climate change yet. “The movement has pushed climate change to the forefront of this...
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Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Climate Activists Call on Clinton Foundation to Cut Ties with Fossil Fuel Interests
Ahead of Thursday’s Democratic debate in Brooklyn and the New York primary next Tuesday, leaders across the fossil fuel divestment movement are calling on the Clinton Foundation and the Clinton Global Initiative to cut ties with the fossil fuel industry. The call , addressed to Foundation President...
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Thursday, April 07, 2016
Clinton Tells Student Concerned about Fossil Fuel Donations “Go Read the Articles”
Last week, in response to an activist asking Hillary Clinton if she will refuse money from fossil fuel lobbyists, the Democratic presidential candidate asserted that she “is so sick of the Sanders campaign lying” about her. Last night, Sage Lincoln, a senior at the University of Pittsburgh and a...
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Friday, April 01, 2016
Clinton Must Reject Money from Fossil Fuel Interests, Starting with Exxon Lobbyists
In response to an activist asking Hillary Clinton if she would keep her word to act on climate by pledging to reject fossil fuel money, the Democratic presidential candidate asserted that she is “so sick of the Sanders campaign lying” about her. 350 Action is calling on all candidates to pledge to...
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Wednesday, March 16, 2016
350 Action Reacts to Tuesday’s Election Results
350 Action spokesperson Jason Kowalski issued the following reaction to the March 15th Tuesday primary results: “This Democratic primary so far has resulted the best debate on climate action we’ve ever seen. The strong push from climate activists, combined with Bernie Sanders’ bold leadership, has...
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Monday, March 07, 2016
Flint Debate Sees Clinton and Sanders Clash over Fracking
Both Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders engaged in a serious discussion about the environmental injustices facing Flint, Michigan and communities around the country in a spirited debate on Sunday night. While the discussion didn’t reveal serious policy differences between the candidates, it did...
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Thursday, February 25, 2016
Clinton Opposes Trans-Pacific Partnership, Would Instead Focus On Enforcing Paris Climate Agreement
The Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal is a climate disaster that would give dangerous new powers to the fossil fuel industry, according to 350 Action. As Super Tuesday quickly approaches, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton stressed the importance of enforcing the Paris climate...
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