Eric encouraged us to join the climate strike on September 20 during his sermon on Sunday. The Peace & Justice Committee has been focused on this strike for some time now. Because this is also Seabeck weekend, we have not organized one location for EUUC … read more.
Category: Climate Justice
From the Field Director of Yes on 1631, the initiative for clean energy and jobs:
We always knew this election was going to be close. All indications say every vote is going to matter.
Now that we’ve been inundated by Oil Industry ads for months many of you … read more.
We’re 18 days away from a historic election! In Snohomish County and around Washington State, there are thousands of voters who are confused by big oil’s attack ads but will support Initiative 1631 when they hear the facts from a volunteer. IF we can talk … read more.
YOU helped EUUC exceed our signature-gathering goal and got I-1631 on the ballot. Thank you! Now it’s time to make sure this initiative passes.
As of late September, out-of-state oil companies have put over $20 million into a fund to defeat I-1631. You may have seen … read more.
Perhaps you’ve heard on the news this week that I-1631,the Carbon fee on polluters initiative, has submitted over 350,00 signatures to the Secretary of State. EUUC and other Unitarian Universalist congregations were no small part of that success. We turned in over 2500, and so … read more.
This initiative, developed by a diverse coalition of social justice, environmental, health, youth, business, labor and other groups, will charge fees on sources of greenhouse gas pollutants. That revenue will be used to expand clean energy like wind and solar and to support a just transition … read more.