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Climate Justice Book
July 2017 -- now available in print and free PDF formats


Climate Justice: Frontline Stories from Groundbreaking Coalitions in California


Community Meeting
Feb 16 -- 4:30-6:30PM
Climate Justice

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Position Paper:

A Call to Action Creating Economic Opportunity for Bay Area Marginalized & Safety Net Communities

By Carl Anthony and M. Paloma Pavel, with Chris Schildt

Human Kindness: Waking Up In Tough Times By Aaron Ableman — December 19, 2016 — Huffington Post In the chaos of the US election, the Syrian war and global ecosystems collapse, my partner and I had our first child. No, I’m not joking. Not 10 days after the election polls closed and the proverbial “stork” arrived carrying our new girl in its wings. But when the innocent kindness in her eyes probed deep into my heart, I felt a new faith in … well, everything! With every breath, the matrix of violence and corruption fell away like Neo when he saw through the physical world to the truth behind existence. This baby was medicine in sick times, a symbol for the unexpected rise of love in a predictably falling world. The days after she was born, I asked myself: how can this world carry so much suffering and so much joy all at once? In the face of untold fears, will I choose kindness or despair? Deep down, I knew that I no longer had the luxury of giving up on the world or hiding away until someone else plays the hero. There was a whole new responsibility (and motivation) for busting through the concrete of hopelessness like a resilient flower on the edge of a trucker’s highway. I went searching for others who were also emerging to see through this time of great “emergency”. read more…