February 18, 2013

PHOTOS: #ForwardOnClimate - The Largest Climate Rally in US History

Yesterday was truly incredible — starting with the inspring Youth Convergence where 500+ young people gathered to continue building this movement and talk about the incredible work students are doing to push their colleges to divest from fossil fuels and move to 100% clean energy — and ending with the 50,000 strong #ForwardOnClimate rally, the largest rally in US history calling for climate action!

We’d love to hear from those of you who were at the rally or the convergence, so please share your experience on the blog! In the meantime, we wanted to share some of our favorite photos of the day.

500+ young people gather before the #ForwardOnClimate rally — Photo Credit: Energy Action Coalition

Rev. Yearwood fires up the crowd - Photo Credit: Shadia Fayne Wood

View from the stage - Photo Credit: Jenna Pope

Indigenous leaders including Crystal Lameman and Kandi Mossett from the Indigenous Environmental Network lead the march to the White House — Photo Credit: Shadia Fayne Wood

Forward on Climate Rally in Washington, DC
Photo Credit: Christine Irvine

Photo Credit: Shadia Fayne Wood