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From calling on Levi's and Carnival Corporation to stop using fossil fuels to power their factories and ships, to pushing Starbucks and Charmin to incorporate recycled paper into their coffee cups and toilet paper, to fighting the expansion of fossil fuel infrastructure while championing a clean energy future across California, Washington, and British Columbia — we're always up to something. Read our latest blogs and opinion pieces here:

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08 Apr 2019
Good afternoon Senators. Thank you for the opportunity to speak today. I want to respect and appreciate that we are here today on the unceded territory of the Musquem, Squamish and Tsleil Waututh peoples.  I am here today to urge you to resist the pressure from the oil and gas industry to weaken or outright kill Bill C-69. From my perspective this legislation is not perfect, but it is an improvement over what we have right now and essential to ensuring proper assessment, restore public confidence, and provide industry certainty.
Starbucks activists cheering
27 Feb 2019
By Jim Ace, Senior Campaigner, Stand.earth We did this.
Stop Oil Trains Week
26 Feb 2019
There is new hope on the climate front out of the Pacific Northwest, with an inspiring political move from the King County Council that is a harbinger of things to come. Forget about the denialist climate change rhetoric from President Trump and the federal government — cities and counties nationwide are picking up the slack in the global fight against the expansion of fossil fuel infrastructure.
03 Jan 2019
The leaders of a small county in northwest Washington State are taking bold action in 2019 to restrict growth of dirty fossil fuel projects in their community while safeguarding industry workers, the climate, and the economy — a move that could be mirrored by local governments across the U.S. under siege from fossil fuel expansion proposals in an era of dire climate change threats.

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