A series of classes organized by JCAN looked at how core Jewish ideas, and ways of thinking can deepen and reinforce our work for justice, sustainability and health.
Eversource's rate hike includes extensive plans for upgrades but actual discouragements to solar energy.
On January 10, more than 30 people representing 13 synagogues gathered at the first ever Sustainable Synagogues event. Sponsored by the Synagogue Council of Massachusetts and hosted by Temple Beth David of Westwood, the evening showcased the work of the Jewish Climate Action Network and Ganei Beantown -- Boston Jewish Gardens, and Organic Torah.
Some JCAN members joined a couple hundred other climate change activists organized by Mass Power Forward to ascend to the Massachusetts State House today.
10 Ways to Respond to Climate Change, as well as Violent Conflict and Other Global and Local Terrors
Changing our physical impact on the planet is the What about how we respond to climate change. People have many, many, many different opinions about the best way to try to ensure the survival of human life on this planet, and few of us are in a position to intelligently judge them. But in addition to the What, and no matter which way the future leads us, there is also the How. How we go forward, in whatever we do, is as important, if not more important, than What we do.
Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts, rejecting new pipelines, steered the state back on track to meeting the goals that our government set for itself in the Global Warming Solutions Act of 2008
JCAN leaders attended the conference, offering an information table and leading a session about food and the climate.
A forum organized by MAICCA and JALSA discussed the urgent need to get a clean energy bill passed by July in Massachusetts, and highlighted the potential for offshore wind to replace most of our reliance of fossil fuels.
Core principles drawn from Bibical and Talmudic texts, some quite advanced in their thinking.
Climate Week 2016 runs from March 28 to April 3 in Brookline. Everyone is welcome. Speakers include Mara Prentiss and Michael Dukakis.
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