Like marches around the world in 105 countries today, the Boston rally for climate action was organized and led by young people.
Overwhelming opposition to East Boston electrical substation sprang from many concerns.
A talk delivered by Rabbi Katy Z. Allen, president pro tem of JCAN-MA, at Temple Ohabei Shalom, Brookline, MA, inspired by the Torah portion Tetzaveh.
A coalition of 200 Massachusetts environmental and social justice groups converged on the State House to support bills on climate pricing, funding for transportation, and democratic representation for low-income and minority communities affected by environmental degradation.
The grant will help fund an upcoming Boston-area JCAN conference and other educational activities.