2 Main Actions RE: Global Climate Action Summit ~ Planning meeting ~ Highlights of Sept. 8 ~ Site for Schedule of related events (from Adrienne Fong)

Two main ACTIONS led by INDIGENOUS PEOPLES and COMMUNITIES most impacted by climate change, for this coming week at

the Global Climate Action Summit (GCAS) on Monday, September 10 & Thursday, September 13, in San Francisco, and info on mass action meeting for Tuesday.

This week, Governor Brown is convening the Global Climate Action Summit (GCAS) in SF to promote his “real climate leadership” credentials on a global stage. But Jerry Brown’s promotion of continued fossil fuel production, carbon trading markets and other incentives to oil, gas and other polluting corporations, perpetuates climate change and decimates Indigenous communities and Native nations, communities of color and other working class peoples throughout California and around the world

People of the world are being led astray by polluting industries and elected officials promoting climate capitalist systems like carbon trading and carbon tax shell games. These systems do nothing to stop the fossil fuel industry from continuing to cause climate disruption. They allow the fossil fuel industry to continue to harm Indigenous people and communities around the world from extraction to transport to refining.

All are welcome to stand in solidarity with frontline communities protecting Mother Earth, and cultivating real solutions to the twin crisis of climate change and capitalism. Joing  us to demand that elected leaders stand with our communities on the streets, and not the climate profiteers gathered inside. 

Sponsors: It Takes Roots, Indigenous Rising Media, Idle No More SF Bay, Indigenous Block at RISE Days of Action, Diablo Rising Tide – DiRT, Indigenous Environmental Network

Info / RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/224311744948766/  &  https://againstclimatecapitalism.com/

See info below: 

RISE Against Climate Capitalism

For a Safe & Sustainable Future 

Mass action at the Governor’s Task Force on Climate and Forests meeting. 

Monday, September 10, 2018

8:00am – 12 Noon 

55 Cyril Magnin St.

(nr. Powell St. BART)

San Francisco

Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/224311744948766/

You are invited to join us in a nonviolent action that will include prayer, teach-in, painting a street mural and direct action at one of the places where climate profiteers will be meeting prior to the Global Climate Action Summit.

Sponsors: It Takes Roots, Indigenous Rising Media, Idle No More SF Bay, Indigenous at RISE Days of Action, Diablo Rising Tide, Indigenous Rising Network 

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Mass Action:

 Stand With Communities, Not Corporations!

March and Mass Action at Global Climate Action Summit.

Thursday, September 13, 2018

7:00am – 12 Noon 

Meet at:

Jessie Square

736 Mission St.   

San Francisco

Info / RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/571268929956792/

Such perverse subsidies for “climate capitalism” will turn frontline communities into sacrifice zones for decades to come. Despite Brown’s efforts to show he is different from Trump and the forces of climate denial, his “climate leadership” promotes a similar corporate agenda – aimed at expanding the dig, burn, drive, dump industries, and the banks and tanks economy destroying our communities and the air, land and water we depend on.

All are welcome to participate in the civil disobedience action or to come to support the action against Jerry Brown and corporate solutions

Sponsors: It Takes Roots, Indigenous Rising Media, Idle No More SF Bay, Indigenous at RISE Days of Action, Diablo Rising Tide, Indigenous Rising Network, Ruckus Society

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 Mass Action Meeting for September 13th

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

6:00pm – 9:00pm

Greenpeace Warehouse

955 7th Street

Oakland

RSVP: diablorisingtide@riseup.net

On September 13th, we’ll be sending a message to Jerry Brown and the climate profiteers gathering at Brown’s Global Climate Action Summit that we “Stand with Communities, Not Corporations.”

In preparation for Sept 13th, organizers of the action will be holding a mass action briefing and action council meeting to update and make final plans for the morning of the 13th.
This meeting is for both people organized into affinity groups as well as unaffiliated individuals wanting to get informed and involved. It will be also include a final legal briefing.

Host: Idle No More SF Bay, Diablo Rising Tide

Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/1939205593036029/ 

RISE for CLIMATE, JOBS JUSTICE MARCH

San Francisco

March was led by Indigenous Peoples and Communities most impacted by climate change

Mainstream media reported 30,000 + marched!

Photo from 350.org

https://scontent-sjc3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/41377068_10156910715252708_7156174276943413248_n.jpg?_nc_cat=0&oh=b165981db2475598edf9232c4fe549d6&oe=5C2BD8C1

HIGHLIGHTS: of RISE for CLIMATE, JOBS and JUSTICE – September 8, 2018

RISE for CLIMATE, JOBS & JUSTICE – September 8, 2018

https://twitter.com/twitter/statuses/1038490738005139456

    Brief clip of “Women Warrior” song (hear a clearer version on video below – POWERFUL) 

350.org Video of part of march

https://ca.riseforclimate.org/live/ 

Aerial View of 54 painted murals at SF Civic Center

https://twitter.com/350/status/1038603957705236480

Thousands protest climate change in San Francisco’s ‘Rise for Climate’ march

https://abc7news.com/society/thousands-march-against-climate-change-in-san-francisco/4187174/

Thousands march in Rise for Climate demonstration in San Francisco – September 8, 2018

https://www.sfgate.com/bayarea/article/Rise-for-Climate-march-San-Francisco-protest-13215123.php#photo-13265776 

Global marches seek urgent action on climate change – September 8, 2018

https://www.sfgate.com/news/science/article/Thousands-march-in-France-to-say-no-to-climate-13214785.php 

SCHEDULE / CALENDAR of other protest, educational, art related events and more….

https://ca.riseforclimate.org/events/

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