UN Climate Summit Disappoints

UN Climate Summit Disappoints

In her compelling address to the General Assembly, the 16-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg upbraided world leaders and updated the numbers for them:

". . . . People are suffering. People are dying. Entire ecosystems are collapsing. We are in the beginning of a mass extinction, and all you can talk about is money and fairy tales of eternal economic growth. How dare you!"

Illinois Poised to Lead the Way on Clean Energy

Illinois Poised to Lead the Way on Clean Energy

Interested in learning about the Clean Energy Jobs Act (CEJA) and Illinois’ transition to clean energy and environmental justice? Join us for a free discussion featuring:

  • Sen. Don Harmon

  • Rep. LaShawn Ford

  • Rep. Camille Lilly

  • Citizens Utility Board

  • Illinois Clean Jobs Coalition

  • Blacks in Green

  • Illinois Solar Energy Association

When: 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 13. Where: Unity Temple, 875 Lake St, Oak Park. Admission: Free. Advance registration is strongly recommended.