By: Alan Smith of the 350PDX SE Neighborhood team When reading climate change articles, I have often felt frustrated with how vague their statements have been, or with the narrowness of their focus. Joe Romm, the author who has written the majority of the articles I’ve read, seems to share this feeling. He wrote, “One […]
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by Donna Murphy “Did you know that you have a constitutional right to a clean environment?” asked Julia Olson, lawyer for the Our Children’s Trust lawsuit. The answer would have been a resounding NO or silence at the beginning of an after school class I taught last year. Four days each week, January – May, […]
In 2017, the fight against climate change starts early. Read more to find out how you can help. Portland General Electric (PGE) is requesting an amendment from the Oregon Department of Energy to expand its Carty natural gas plant. The plant is located near Boardman, Oregon. Comments on this proposal are due by February 3, 2017 at […]
350PDX is making positive changes to address the climate crisis. We are looking for board members to help direct us through the next years of our organization’s growth. Please apply!
Approximately 300 people came together at Friday’s event 350PDX held at the Central Lutheran Church to learn about how to organize after a transition to the next administration. “Grief is intricately tied to love,” said one speaker at the event. “And our sense of anger is tied to our sense of justice,” she said. We heard […]
350PDX Community: There are spots in Portland to drop off materials being run to the Sioux Tribe protest against the Dakota Access pipeline. A new frontline encampment has just been set up in direct line of the pipeline where ~120 people were just arrested. The fight is heating up and we need your help. Please see […]
Domingo, 30 de octubre de 1:00-4:00 p.m. en Zenger Farm, 11741 SE Foster Rd, Portland, OR 97266, celebramos Dia de los Muertos. El dia incluye pintura de caras, arrecifes de coral hecho de confite, haciendo mascaras, construyendo altares, y aprendizaje. El evento será adentro de la granja de Zenger Farm protegido de la lluvia en un […]
On Sunday, Oct. 2, the SE Team of 350PDX participated in the 3rd Annual Westmoreland Park Salmon Celebration. The Salmon Celebration was held in conjunction with Sellwood-Milwaukie Sunday Parkways. This was a day-long public celebration of the restoration of Crystal Springs Creek. The Creek runs through the heart of Westmoreland Park. This restoration has helped bring wild […]
Every year, P’nai Or (“Faces of Light”), the Jewish Renewal congregation of Portland, chooses to partner with an organization for collaborating on Tikkun Olam (“Repairing the World”). This year, P’nai Or has chosen to support 350PDX! P’nai Or is also sending out an invitation to welcome all to join in their services, celebrations and other […]
Students across Oregon are now back in school. Due to a warming climate, for many agricultural families, the growing seasons no longer coincide with the school year. Families have to pull their children out of school earlier, and some students are falling behind.