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Winning in 2019

December 12, 2018

Support a winning movement in 2019!

The Power Shift Network is doing groundbreaking work to organize and support young people who are leading the fight to defend our communities and our planet.

Can you join us as a monthly donor, OR support us with a gift of $25, $10, or even $3?  Climate organizers raise their fists in direct action at the White House

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Youth leaders on the frontlines of climate change are stepping up to share their stories! Their authentic and bold narratives are critical in telling the story of our struggles and building support for our campaigns. When individuals or communities develop their own narrative and share their own story, it can move people to take positive action. [ Read More... ]

By Julia Fritz-Endres, MN350

On a bright summer morning in downtown St. Paul, there was a sense of hope in the air. The day was June 29, the fourth and final day the Public Utilities Commission would discuss the Line 3 pipeline replacement project before making their decision. They held the power to grant or deny a Certificate of a Need and Route Permit for the project.

I was newly interning with MN350, an environmental non-profit focused on fighting climate change. I had joined the “Pipeline Resistance” arm of MN350 just a few days before and was just beginning to understand the breadth of the resistance movement. For over five years, environmental advocacy groups, indigenous leaders, religious groups, and countless others have opposed the pipeline through every legal avenue available to them, building a vast network of fighters. [ Read More... ]