07 Apr '11, 1pm

#350 #1sky together and tough. Pass it on.

#350 #1sky together and tough. Pass it on.

Below is the latest post about the announcement of the merger between 1Sky and 350.org, written by Betsy Taylor, former Chair of 1Sky, and Bill McKibben, chair of 350.org. To learn more about the new 350.org, click here: www.350.org/new If you spend a little time as an environmentalist, one thing you’ll hear eventually from friends and family: “I wish there weren’t so many groups. It’s confusing—I don’t know who to volunteer for. Wouldn’t it work better if you all got together?” This isn’t quite as obvious as it sounds. Different groups have sprung up at different times to fill different niches—you wouldn’t look out at a marsh and say “it would be much nicer if there was just one kind of frog to keep track of.” Diversity has some very real purposes. But there are moments, and this is one of them, when unity is essential. We’re up against the most sustained assault on the e...

Full article: http://www.350.org/en/about/blogs/wouldnt-it-be-better-if...

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