Climate Change

A talk by Neta Crawford Discussion led by members of Sunrise Movement and Extinction Rebellion Neta Crawford Neta Crawford is Professor and Chair of Boston University’s Department of Political Science and a Faculty Research Fellow at the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the …

The impacts of climate change not only damage our planet, but stress on social and economic systems, from extreme weather events that decimate the world’s poorest nations to polluted air and water in our country’s poorest neighborhoods. The impacts of climate change are disproportionately impacting …

A talk by Professor Mazin Qumsiyeh Discounted parking (with voucher available at the event) at the Back Bay Parking Garage, 199 Clarendon Street Qumsiyeh will discuss the historical and geopolitical context on how we arrived at the junction where even climate change conferences end in admitted …

Judith Schwartz Earlier this year The United Nations declared 2021-2030 the Decade of Ecosystem Restoration, presenting the opportunity for a global focus on regenerating natural systems. Journalist/author Judith D. Schwartz has traveled widely to find people who are successfully restoring healthy soil and water ecosystems. …

The Pentagon, Greenhouse Gases & Climate Change

November 20, 2019 // 0 Comments

The U.S. Department of Defense is a large fuel user — in any one year, larger than many of the world’s countries combined. This raises several questions. What are the trends in DOD greenhouse gas emissions? What explains those trends? And how does the Pentagon …

Tools for Brokenheartedness

August 25, 2019 // 0 Comments

Despair and Empowerment Practices for Climate Activists Climate activists face fear, anger, sadness, and despair on a daily basis. We are often so busy taking action that we don’t give our hearts enough space. This afternoon gathering will be a place to bring our broken …

Featuring: Mea Johnson, Organizing Director at Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative Vignesh Ramachandran, 350 Mass Digital Organizer Maryellen Kurkulos, Board member, Massachusetts Peace Action John Harris, Boston Mayday Coalition Each speaker will talk about how their focus on social justice interacts with Climate Change.   There will …

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