Stories Blog

  • NY - Ithaca community gathers to create pro-democracy event

    Posted by · February 20, 2017 2:08 PM

    “Lisa Marshall, who advocates for climate change, says her main method of taking action is by initiating communication and action with people throughout the community.

    ‘I think people want to become more civically engaged.’ Marshall said. ‘They realized that just posting things on Facebook and voting is not enough to create the change they want to see in the world.’”

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  • Mothers Out Front is HIRING!

    Posted by · February 17, 2017 10:59 AM

    Mothers Out Front is currently seeking applicants for these positions:  

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    Please help us spread the word!

  • Rochester (NY) should choose clean energy

    Posted by · February 03, 2017 12:00 PM

    Mother Out Front, Mary Lupien, from Rochester, NY, makes the case for why Community Choice Aggregation is the best choice for her community.

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  • 600 gather for climate action in Northampton

    Posted by · February 01, 2017 8:27 PM

    Marty Nathan [of Climate Action NOW] "called the fight against climate change 'the most important task ever undertaken.' A staunch supporter of community activism, she encouraged the crowd to get involved in local organizations like Mothers Out Front or the Sugar Shack Alliance."

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  • New OHIO team of Mothers makes the news!

    Posted by · January 27, 2017 10:03 AM

    With less than 24 hours, and in the FREEZING rain, a new band of Mothers pulled together a last minute rally, and with 25 people showed their support for the EPA office in their community.  AND they made the news.  #HugtheEPA 

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  • Before They March: Three Women On Why They're Going To DC

    Posted by · January 17, 2017 11:09 PM

    Read the profile on Kim Miller, Mothers Out Front Hampton Roads Organizer and the Women's March on Washington!

    Find out more about where Mothers Out Front will be at the Women's March on Washington!

    #MothersMarch4Climate #WomensMarch

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  • MA - Arlington group to protest climate change deniers

    Posted by · January 07, 2017 12:45 AM

    "Arlington's Mothers Out Front and their friends and supporters will join state event host 350 Massachusetts for a Better Future in a rally protesting president-elect Donald Trump's cabinet picks - many of whom say they deny the existence of climate change - at a rally at noon Jan. 9 outside the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority station at Park and Tremont streets in Boston."

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  • MA - Mayor Walsh to Sign Ordinance Targeting Gas Leaks

    Posted by · December 23, 2016 12:00 PM

    "Ania Camargo is with the advocacy group Mothers Out Front, which has been lobbying for legislation to fix leaks.

    “Change happens at the local level," she said. "And it’s at the road repair level. And so if we really can speed up the coordination between the utility companies and the city, then we will be able to fix and replace that many more pipes a year.”

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  • We #StandWithMaura

    Posted by · December 15, 2016 2:05 PM

    On Monday, December 12th, Texas federal district judge Ed Kinkeade cancelled the deposition he had scheduled for Attorney General Maura Healey regarding her investigation of ExxonMobil.

    Mothers Out Front celebrates this victory for the Attorney General’s investigation, for Massachusetts law, for corporate accountability, and for our growing power to protect our children.

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  • NY - You're Getting Warmer

    Posted by · December 14, 2016 12:00 PM

     Mothers Out Front is pictured in this article at an oil train protest organized by NY teams.

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