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  • Catherine Ware Kilduff from Mothers Out Front Virginia - Guest column

    Posted by · March 16, 2016 1:27 AM

    Catherine is from the Hampton Roads, Virginia community - the newest one to join the Mothers Out Front effort and one that faces extreme weather and constant flooding.

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  • Triple Approvals by Lexington MA Board of Selectman move the town toward sustainability!

    Posted by · March 03, 2016 3:38 PM

    Great news from Lexington, MA.  A Board of Selectman meeting brought about three decisions making the right choice for the health and future of all children.

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  • First Statewide Strategy Summit in New York!

    Posted by · January 31, 2016 5:33 PM

    Our first Statewide Strategy Summit in New York was a huge success! On January 31st, Mothers from 14 communities in 7 regions gathered in Albany: Adirondacks (Plattsburgh, Keene, Lake Placid, Port Henry), Rochester area (City of Rochester, Fairport, Ontario), Capital Region (Albany, Slingerlands), New York City (Manhattan, Brooklyn), Southern Tier (Horseheads, Spencer) and Hudson.

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  • Katherine Chicon - NY

    Posted by · January 23, 2016 7:50 PM

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    Why am I involved in Mothers Out Front?  It's simple.  Climate change affects just about all facets of our lives and the lives of our children:  the food we eat, the water we drink, the air we breathe and extreme weather leading to natural disasters just to name a few.

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  • MA - "Why net zero planning is important for Concord" by Rebecca Woodward

    Posted by · January 22, 2016 11:30 AM

    Rebecca Woodward from Concord Mothers Out Front was published on Concord Wicked Local!  On behalf of her team, Rebecca wrote a commentary on the proposal for her town to move to Net Zero planning and the team is gearing up to get their town on a more sustainable track.

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  • Renu Bostwick - MA

    Posted by · January 11, 2016 12:56 PM

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    Working with Mothers Out Front has helped me keep despair at bay when I think of our children’s future at risk. Climate Change is no longer something we have the luxury of debating, and we can no longer wait on a technological fix.  

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  • Why Climate Change Rhetoric Simultaneously Succeeds and Fails

    Posted by · January 04, 2016 12:00 PM

    This is a thoughtful report on a study experimenting with people's reactions to messaging around climate change.  Mothers Out Front was pleased to be mentioned by the authors!

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  • "Coalition is Being Formed to Save Local Elm Trees" by Suzanne Besser

    Posted by · December 17, 2015 12:00 PM

    Read more about how the Beacon Hill Civic Association’s Tree and Green committees, the Beacon Hill Garden Club, Beacon Hill Elms, City Councilor Josh Zakim’s office, Mothers Out Front and the Home Energy Efficiency Team are working to stop gas leaks in Boston (which is responsible for killing trees).

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  • "'Mothers Out Front' educates for a healthier future through climate change action" by Jennifer Reese

    Posted by · December 15, 2015 12:00 PM

    Jennifer Reese from the Pioneer Valley Mothers Out Front Team shares why she is so excited to be a part of her community's team.  Page down to the third article to find Jennifer's.

     

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  • Jobs Justice Climate - More than 2000 people in Boston march for climate justice!

    Posted by · December 12, 2015 12:00 PM

    Mothers Out Front was proud to join over 100 allied organizations in Boston, MA to march for #JobsJusticeClimate on December 12, 2015, on the same day as the close of the Paris climate change talks.  

    See our Facebook photo album for pictures from the event.

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