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Check out all the amazing courage at the #COP17 climate negotiations--just not from world leaders. via @350

Check out all the amazing courage at the #COP17 climate negotiations--just not from world leaders. via @350

While the latest round of UN climate negotiations failed to demonstrate the kind of ambition and urgency we need to take on the climate crisis, youth and civil society showed an incredible amount of courage. We saw more kinds of risky, creative, powerful activism than we've seen at any prior UN summit. We're pretty sure that's worth celebrating, not forgetting. On a real gut level, Durban's disappointment reminded us of an important lesson. If we're going to win on the UN stage, we've got to win over our home countries first. And to do that, we've got to bring more of this kind of courage back to all the places we call home. So, please spread the word on Facebook & Twitter —and let's make this courage contagious. Dec 2nd – A few days into the talks, 350.org partnered with Occupy COP17 to organize a "Rally for Survival." We provided a megaphone to delegates from the Small I...

Full article: http://www.350.org/this/is/courage

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