By Fossil Free Rhode Island on July 13, 2017
Fossil Free RI and nine other groups sent Governor Gina Raimondo a letter outlining steps that she must champion to provide meaningful leadership at this year’s Summer Meeting of the National Governors Association currently taking place in Providence.
Posted in Activism, Energy, Featured, Rhode Island | Tagged American Friends Service Committee – South East New England, Burrillville Land Trust, Climate Action RI, Fossil Free Rhode Island, fossil free ri, Gina Raimondo, National Governors Association, Nature's Trust Rhode Island, Our Revolution-RI, Rhode island Association of Conservation Commissions, Rhode Island Interfaith Power and Light, Sisters of Mercy Ecology, Unitarian Universalist Congregation of South County--Green Task Force, United Against Clear River Energy Center | 1 Response
By Lauren Niedel on July 6, 2017
“Nina is a dynamic leader who brings with her fresh ideas, a new perspective, a 21st century vision and a strong independent streak.”
By Steve Ahlquist on June 7, 2017
Recent actions by Raimondo have only served to further confuse her environmental stance.
Posted in Activism, Burrillville, Climate, Energy, Featured, Infrastructure | Tagged Andrew Stewart, David Oppenheimer, donald trump, Gina Raimondo, Invenergy, Joanne Borodemos, Judy Huguenin, Kathy Martley, Lorraine Savard, Mary Pendergast, Michael Polsky, Ogie's Trailer Park, Our Revolution-RI, Paris Climate Agreement, Sally Mendzela, Scott Pruitt, United States Climate Alliance | 1 Response
By Steve Ahlquist on May 2, 2017
“For five hours today, we actually did create a new world where food was free,” said Michael Araujo at the end of the day, “We shared each others company equally, safely and beautifully. Children were able to play without any fear. And everyone lifted each other up throughout this entire process.”
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By Lauren Niedel on April 5, 2017
It has been an interesting time being a progressive, left wing democrat. I have taken the inside/outside approach. Inside being the fact that I am a member of the RI Democratic Committee and on the Glocester Democratic Town Committee. Outside because I really consider myself to be a “Berniecrat” bordering on left-wing (ok probably not […]