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Next Step After Paris

Dear fellow New Yorkers, I have recently returned from the climate negotiations in Paris, where I brought the story of our victory over the shale gas army here in New York to gatherings of climate activists from around the world. The final agreement in Paris underscores the...
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Final fracking review for ban released

Dear fellow New Yorkers, Last week, on May 13, the Final SGEIS was released setting forth the last step for finalizing a ban on fracking in New York. This is an amazing moment in our long, transformational journey together as New Yorkers Against Fracking. Of course, we...
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Victory Over Fracking: Come celebrate on January 21

Dear fellow New Yorkers, I’ve long imagined sending you this communiqué. On January 21, we're holding a rally in Albany to celebrate our victory banning fracking in New York. We will also have a party afterwards in a nearby hotel in walking distance from the Capitol building where...
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On September 21, Demand a Frack-Free Future

On September 21, 2014, concerned citizens from across the world will converge on New York City for the People's Climate March, to tell our local, state and world leaders that it is time for them to seriously address climate change. This will be the largest...
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Cuomo in Hollywood!

On January 23, a small but mighty group of Los Angeles fractivists descended upon Governor Cuomo's swanky Hollywood fundraiser hosted by the head of Fox Studios. While Cuomo was there to raise money for his re-election, we were there in solidarity with our comrades from...
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Governor Cuomo, Veto Port Ambrose Now!

Curious what Governor Cuomo will do about fracking? Watch how he handles Port Ambrose. Governor Cuomo may be able to postpone a decision about fracking until after he’s safely re-elected, but sometime in the next couple of months he may be forced to take a stand...
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