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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:


25 Nov 2020
The fashion industry remains heavily reliant on fossil fuels to power factories & make clothes, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Here’s how you can cut through the greenwash & use your purchasing power to push major fashion brands to be more sustainable.
Marlon Vargas, President of Confederation of Indigenous Nationalities of the Ecuadorian Amazon - CONFENIAE
13 Nov 2020
Confederation of Indigenous Nationalities of the Ecuadorian Amazon (CONFENIAE) President Marlon Vargas to banks, "Our peoples do not want in their territories any type of oil activity that threatens their food security and health. Within this framework, the financial institutions that finance these activities, including yours, assume the financial risks arising from this measure and others that will be adjusted to the development of the process."
The fashion industry’s biggest sustainability event of the year — the Copenhagen Fashion Summit — is about to kick off. Here’s what leading brands need to do to clean up their climate pollution and build back green after the COVID-19 pandemic.
renewable energy like solar, wind, and hydro power can replace fossil fuels
01 Oct 2020
By Ingrid Archibald, SAFE Cities Field Organizer Boo! Sorry to frighten you, but it’s October now, which means it’s time for tricks and treats. Ghosts, witches, and goblins are scary – but you know what shouldn’t be? The buildings we work and live in.
People march against fossil fuel expansion under a banner that says "Protect What You Love"
28 Sep 2020
Elected leaders speak at NYC Climate Week 2020 about the local regulatory strategy to protect public health and fight climate change that is gaining momentum across the U.S. and Canada