22 Apr '11, 9pm

Celebrating our victories: At 350.org, 2011 is all about movement building and for the next few months we're goi...

Celebrating our victories: At 350.org, 2011 is all about movement building and for the next few months we're goi...

At 350.org, 2011 is all about movement building and for the next few months we're going to be doing our best to share the stories of climate victories and defeats from around the world. One of the biggest global warming myths is that nothing is happening to stop it. With the US Congress failing to take action and the UN climate negotiations in deadlock, it's easy to miss all the action that's happening on the ground. But all around the world, people are organizing, mobilizing, and finding new ways to make a difference. Today, we wanted to share one of those stories from our friends in Borneo, who recently stopped a coal fired power plant that was proposed to be build in the rainforest there. It was a big victory and a good model of how a global movement can help a local struggle. While the real work was done on the ground in Borneo, the organizers there also got help from ...

Full article: http://www.350.org/en/about/blogs/celebrating-our-victories

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