Action to End Fossil Fuels: Old Sac Sunday Sept 17
This summer has seen hundreds of extreme weather records broken, many resulting in tragic climate disasters. In New York this September, the UN Secretary-General is hosting a first-of-its-kind Climate Ambition Summit to demand that nations stop the fossil fuel expansion that is driving the climate emergency. In conjunction with the summit thousands of activists around the world will take to the streets on September 17 to demand their governments stop permitting fossil fuel projects.
Join sponsors Oil & Gas Network (OGAN) and a large Coalition of inviduals and organizations on the waterfront in Old Sacramento on Sunday September 17, 11:00 am, to demand that Governor Newsom and President Biden End the Era of Fossil Fuels by committing to end new permitting, phase out oil and gas production, and declare a climate emergency. Organizations involved in this Action include 350 (Sacramento and Bay Area), Extinction Rebellion (Sacramento and Bay Area), Fridays for Future (Sacramento, Davis, and Fresno), Sunrise Movement (Sacramento and Bay Area), CA Youth vs Big Oil, Youth vs Apocalypse, Third Act Sacramento, Sacramento Climate Coalition, Climate Health Now, Mother’s Rebellion
This family-friendly action will feature a giant puppet show, carnival games, kayaks in the river, performers and speakers who will share how you can get involved in ending the era of Fossil Fuels and building a better future together.
Sign up to volunteer for the event here.
Join Fridays for Future Davis on Friday September 15
On September 15th, Fridays For Future groups will be striking all over the world to demand a fossil free future, and Davis is no different! Starting at 12pm noon, Fridays For Future Davis will lead a march starting at the front of the Veterans Memorial Center (intersection of W. 14th St and B St) to Central Park Davis (5th St and B St). More details here.