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Global Climate Leader, Bill McKibben, Endorses Iowa Caucus Action

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, January 2, 2020, 10:00 a.m. CT Contact: Kelcie Kraft at 319-430-5065 or kelcie@urbanambassadors.org Contact: Ed Fallon at 515-238-6404 or ed@boldiowa.com Global Climate Leader, Bill McKibben, Endorses Iowa Caucus Action DES MOINES, IOWA – Noted founder of 350.org, author, and climate activist Bill McKibben released a video endorsing the Climate Crisis Parade. […]

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Impeachment, Meatloaf and the climate emergency

Impeachment, Meatloaf and the climate emergency People walk down the Second Street in Coralville during the Great March for Climate Action on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014. The Iowa City rally, which began at New Pioneer Coop in Coralville and ended at Pedestrian Mall, was part of a national climate change walk from Los Angeles to […]

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Marcher, Walker, Pilgrim

Here’s an audio link to Ed Fallon’s book about the Great March for Climate Action: Marcher, Walker, Pilgrim.

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2018 Climate Justice Unity March

Saturday, Sept. 1st to Saturday, Sept. 8th Landowners who had their property taken by force for the Dakota Access Pipeline have joined with the Iowa Sierra Club in a lawsuit against the Iowa Utilities Board (IUB). They allege that the IUB illegally allowed Energy Transfer Partners (ETP) to use eminent domain to build the Dakota […]

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“Sabotage” bill a Trojan Horse for eminent domain abuse

“Sabotage” bill a Trojan Horse for eminent domain abuse [by Ed Fallon] About twenty years ago, growth-management advocates across the US were shocked when the Tennessee General Assembly enacted one of the nation’s strongest anti-urban sprawl bills. At the time, I was working on similar legislation in Iowa, so I traveled to Nashville to learn […]

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“WE ARE NOT PROTESTERS. WE ARE PROTECTORS.”

[There’s been much controversy lately about whether all the work that went into the People’s Climate March was worth it, and whether or not we should be supporting it. These are great and necessary conversations and arguments. Thanks for all who participate. And PLEASE LET MORE VOICES JOIN IN THESE DEBATES. It is out of […]

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