21 Sep '14, 10pm

We Made History: 310,000 March for Climate Action

Today I joined the People’s Climate March —the biggest rally for climate action on record. It was exhilarating to be part of this historic event. I will never forget the moment I turned the corner at Columbus Circle and saw a sea of people stretching for miles in each direction. More than 310,000 of us came together in the streets of New York City to raise our voices and demand world leaders act on climate. Marching with NRDC Executive Director Peter Lehner and NRDC colleagues and members The energy of the crowd was electric and the mood upbeat and friendly. People sang, chanted and played instruments. They cheered with their young children, and they applauded each other’s signs and banners. They struck up conversations with strangers, because everyone knew we had something in common: a commitment to fight climate change. That commitment is a powerful unifying force. I mar...

Full article: http://switchboard.nrdc.org/blogs/fbeinecke/we_made_histo...

Tweets

We Made History: 310,000 March for Climate Acti...

switchboard.nrdc.org 21 Sep '14, 10pm

Today I joined the People’s Climate March —the biggest rally for climate action on record. It was exhilarating to be part ...

Biggest climate action ever brings out 310,000

grist.org 21 Sep '14, 10pm

An official count conducted at the People’s Climate March in New York City showed that over 310,000 people participated in...

NRDC President: Historic March Calls for Immedi...

nrdc.org 21 Sep '14, 5pm

NEW YORK (September 21, 2014) – Frances Beinecke, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council retiring in December ...

This is what the biggest climate march in history looked like

This is what the biggest climate march in histo...

treehugger.com 22 Sep '14, 4pm

Sunday, 310,000 people attended the People's Climate March - the biggest climate march in history. Scientists, mathematici...

Peregrine eyeballs 400,000 climate marchers

ecowatch.com 21 Sep '14, 7pm

“In a few days, more than 100 heads of state and government leaders from around the world, including President Obama, will...

300,000+ Demand Climate Action Now at Largest C...

ecowatch.com 21 Sep '14, 10pm

Amazing ! socalpa Denier ignores the Science that Global Warming… did not cease! A common claim amongst climate “skeptics”...

300,000+ Demand Climate Action Now at Largest Climate March in World History @janekleeb @BoldNebraska

300,000+ Demand Climate Action Now at Largest C...

ecowatch.com 21 Sep '14, 8pm

“The People’s Climate March has given tens of thousands of passionate and dedicated allies an opportunity to let the world...

Hundreds of thousands flood Manhattan for climate march

Hundreds of thousands flood Manhattan for clima...

treehugger.com 21 Sep '14, 10pm

Cries of "I don't know what I've been told! Fossil Fuels are getting old!" and "Windmills not weapons!" were heard echoing...

"When people lead, leaders listen" - Steve Kret...

ecowatch.com 21 Sep '14, 9pm

Amazing ! socalpa Denier ignores the Science that Global Warming… did not cease! A common claim amongst climate “skeptics”...

Dot Earth Blog: Humanity’s Long Climate and Ene...

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 22 Sep '14, 4pm

“A long-term future for Maine island communities will depend in part on reliable, affordable, and sustainable energy and e...

World marches for #climate action today - press...

foe.co.uk 21 Sep '14, 8am

Friends of the Earth will join tens of thousands of people from across the world who are expected to march for urgent acti...

Dispatch From The People's Climate March: To Change Everything, It Takes Everyone

Dispatch From The People's Climate March: To Ch...

ecosalon.com 22 Sep '14, 10am

Before the march, there was talk that the most influential environmental organizations, some aligned with corporate agenda...

People’s Climate March: Being a Part of Something Big via @triplepundit

People’s Climate March: Being a Part of Somethi...

triplepundit.com 21 Sep '14, 9am

Indeed, it feels like the world is falling apart, just like it did in the ’60s. And just like we did before, we are taking...

The largest climate march in history is happeni...

greenpeace.org.uk 20 Sep '14, 9am

The People’s Climate March will take place this coming Sunday. And with around 2,000 events planned, including huge rallie...

Liveblog: Come along with us to the People’s Cl...

grist.org 21 Sep '14, 3pm

It’s the biggest climate demonstration in world history, and it’s happening right now in New York City: the People’s Clima...