How Our Elected Officials Can #RiseforClimate

On 9/8/18, the global community mobilized to #RiseforClimate. What are the next steps? I suggest some calls to action for our elected officials to consider and hope you can join me in advocating for one, some, all, or more of these suggestions to address #climatechange and protect our #environment.

New Yorkers Rise for Climate Action

This evening, over 3,000 New Yorkers took to the streets of FiDi for the Rise for Climate March demanding Governor Andrew Cuomo, Mayor Bill de Blasio, and other elected officials to denounce fossil fuels, divest from fossil fuel money, and move NYC and NYS in the direction of renewable energy. Since This is Zero Hour’s … Continue reading New Yorkers Rise for Climate Action

Crops Are Dying. Forests Are Burning. This Summer’s Heat Wave Has Fueled Natural Disasters Around the World.

Crops Are Dying. Forests Are Burning. This Summer’s Heat Wave Has Fueled Natural Disasters Around the World. https://www.motherjones.com/environment/2018/07/crops-are-dying-forests-are-burning-this-summers-heat-wave-has-fueled-natural-disasters-around-the-world/ — Read on http://www.motherjones.com/environment/2018/07/crops-are-dying-forests-are-burning-this-summers-heat-wave-has-fueled-natural-disasters-around-the-world/ The recent pattern of abnormal weather events around the world and particularly in the US just goes to show that climate change is happening right in front of our eyes and the US … Continue reading Crops Are Dying. Forests Are Burning. This Summer’s Heat Wave Has Fueled Natural Disasters Around the World.

Earth Day: Take Action for a Better Future

How many of you know that Earth Day started over 40 years ago? What started out as an environmental movement in the US turned into a worldwide effort to preserve our planet. This day gave a voice to environmental concerns plaguing our country, and now has become one of the largest movements for people around the world … Continue reading Earth Day: Take Action for a Better Future