13 Apr '11, 7pm

Power Shift Will be Biggest Organizer Training Session in History: Power Shift 2011, the biennial national summi...

For related articles and more information, please visit OCA's Environment and Climate Resource page , Organic Transitions page , Politics and Democracy page , and our Washington D.C. News page . Power Shift 2011, the biennial national summit of the youth climate movement, begins this Friday in Washington, D.C. The dirty-energy economy poses seemingly insurmountable challenges to the millenial generation: the destruction of our planet's atmosphere, the poisoning of our political discourse, the dissolution of the American dream. Armed with the vision of a cleaner, greener future, the participants in Power Shift are choosing not just to fight back, but to organize and realize their collective potential. This year, the conference is focused on movement building, with the intent of being the largest organizer training session in history. As many as 10,000 youth activists will b...

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