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Save the Date: PA Interfaith Power & Light Annual Conference

From Pennsylvania Interfaith Power and Light (http://www.paipl.org): Join clergy and lay leaders of all faiths (whether or not they are part of an organized denomination or congregation) for a dynamic afternoon of nationally-recognized and behind-the-scenes movers and shakers on climate … Continue reading

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Urge Congress to Act to Address Climate Change

From the Friends Committee on National Legislation (http://fcnl.org/): Can you call your members of Congress and Senators Casey and Toomey today to let them know that your faith leads you to make a moral call for action to address climate … Continue reading

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Share Infographic to Support Global Warming Standards to Reduce Carbon Pollution from Power Plants

From the Union of Concerned Scientists (http://www.ucsusa.org): The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) took a huge step toward reducing the emissions that cause global warming, announcing the first-ever limits on carbon pollution from power plants. These carbon standards represent an historic … Continue reading

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Behind the Brands Campaign Focuses on Climate Change, Big 10 Food and Beverage Companies—Actions You Can Take

From Oxfam America (http://www.oxfamamerica.org): Exciting news! Today, May 20th, Oxfam launched our newest Behind the Brands campaign, focused on climate change and the Big 10 food and beverage companies. We hope you will join us in urging Kellogg and General … Continue reading

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Three Opportunities to Learn More about Climate Change

Friday, March 14, 7:00 p.m. Unitarian Church of Harrisburg, 1280 Clover Lane, Harrisburg Film: “The Wisdom to Survive” Climate change is here.  Will we have the wisdom to survive?  The film features leaders and activists in the realms of science, … Continue reading

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Join the Climate Change “Slumber Party” and Call Pennsylvania’s Senators

From Pennsylvania Interfaith Power and Light (http://www.paipl.org): When we heard that 20 or more Senators would be pulling an all-nighter on March 10-11 to draw attention to climate change, we got pretty excited. How could we support them?  Pajamagrams? Deliveries of tasty snacks … Continue reading

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Support EPA’s New Carbon Standards (in addition to postcards!)

From PennFuture (http://www.pennfuture.org): Please take a moment to voice your support for the EPA’s new standards on carbon pollution. For the first time ever, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed new standards to limit carbon pollution from new power … Continue reading

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Sign Postcard Supporting EPA Regulations for New Power Plants—by March 9

From Pennsylvania Interfaith Power and Light (http://www.paipl.org): Because Pennsylvania is such an important state when it comes to what is known as “industrial carbon pollution” — climate-worsening pollution from power plants and more. we created a stronger, more specific Preach-In postcard.  Our … Continue reading

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Eat, Drink, and Chat: A Conversation on Climate Change—November 13, Harrisburg

From PennFuture (http://www.pennfuture.org): This free, informal gathering will be an opportunity to socialize while learning what’s happening with climate change (and what you can do about it). Here’s a chance to meet: PennFuture’s new CEO and President, Cindy Dunn; Joy … Continue reading

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Beyond Tipping Point: Global Warming Has Raised Arctic Temps to Hottest in 120,000 Years

Posted at http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2013/10/25-2 Citing global warming, new study shows current temps surpass early Holocene period when northern hemisphere was closer to sun – Sarah Lazare, staff writer Scientists have long known that climate change is warming the arctic at an … Continue reading

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