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A Love Letter To My Other Woman

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Our favorite concerts have always been those produced by Tom Campbell and the Guacamole Fund that support and nation to the causes, organizations and people we believe in and are in solidarity with. I’ve been organizing ever since.

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This Is Why You Don’t Take Money From Oil Companies For Your Schools

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When Chevron, or Phillips 66, or ExxonMobil or E&B oil companies give schools and nonprofits funding money they do it for one reason only. To pay them to shut up.

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Wendy Greuel Our Best Bet To Get To 100% Renewable Energy In Time

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I need someone who can break the current logjam with the unions like the AFL-CIO and IBEW and get them on board to organize and build the clean energy fossil free future that they will profit from and their children will get the chance to survive in.

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Serving My Country – My Patriotic Duty

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But hold them up I do because their work – like the work of the the scientists, activists, organizers, volunteers and other climate hawks I admire, enlightens and inspires me to do the work I do.

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I’ve Done The Math – Now I’m Doing Something About It

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Hermosa Beach has a golden ticket to do just that and I’m now working in my capacity as Organizer of the South Bay 350 Climate Action Group to help them keep that oil exactly where it belongs – in the ground.

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While Fossil Fools Ignore Climate Crisis EcoMedia Acts Aggressively to Protect Environment

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It’s planting organic, sustainable gardens in middle schools. The latest news on global warming could not be worse. Climate scientists now agree that we won’t be able to restrict warming to just 2 degrees – which would have been bad enough.

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CicLaVia is Back This Sunday & We’ll Be Rolling Against Coal!

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The group will spend about 30 minutes decorating our bikes (organizers will have some signs and materials for you but please bring your own materials as well). How’d you like to enjoy 7-and-a-half miles of L.A.

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CicLaVia is Back This Sunday & We’ll Be Rolling Against Coal!

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The group will spend about 30 minutes decorating our bikes (organizers will have some signs and materials for you but please bring your own materials as well). How’d you like to enjoy 7-and-a-half miles of L.A. streets free of motorized vehicles and open only to bicyclists and pedestrians?

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Give Me A #BreakFreeLA & Then Give Me 100% Renewables RIGHT NOW

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Joe Galliani has been the Organizer of South Bay Los Angeles 350 Climate Action Group since 2009. I’ve lived in my house in Torrance, California for 23 years now. Been in L.A.

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Hot Tub Time Machine WayBack Wednesday – Reposted Word-for-Word from June 25 of 2008

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There’s a reason it takes a Creative Greenius like me to tackle this issue, but tackle it I am doing with renewed energy and a loud ticking clock reverberating in my brain when I‘m trying to think about the Lakers or organizing my digital photos. Wednesday, June 25, 2008.

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Town Bully Laughed Out of Court

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In exchange for dropping the charges, Ron has agreed to donate $50 to a very worthy and most relevant beneficiary, STOMP Out Bullying™ – recognized as the most influential anti-bullying organization in America.

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Riding Into A Better Future @ South Bay Bike Night

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We’re an all volunteer organization and we’re fiscally responsible and frugal too. Your friendly neighborhood Greenius has been a proud member of the South Bay Bicycle Coalition ever since there was one, and I’ve been on the Board of Directors just as long.

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Greenius Will Meet With Al Gore To Talk Climate Reality

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From Washington DC as I return from an LED lighting retrofit at the giraffe house in the Maryland Zoo , a project site visit to the waterways of Maryland’s oyster restoration efforts , and meetings with elected officials, nonprofit organizations and potential EcoMedia advertisers. .

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Greenius Will Meet With Al Gore To Talk Climate Reality

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From Washington DC as I return from an LED lighting retrofit at the giraffe house in the Maryland Zoo , a project site visit to the waterways of Maryland’s oyster restoration efforts , and meetings with elected officials, nonprofit organizations and potential EcoMedia advertisers. .

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Moving Planet South Bay Shaping Up To Be Spectacular!

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And for the past couple of months I’ve been combining that passion with my organizing work for 350 and this year’s Moving Planet event on September 24 and the result is Moving Planet South Bay. What, pray tell, has the Greenius been up to?

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GREENIUS ON PATCH.COM: Hey, Hermosa Beach Chamber of Commerce, I’ve Got Your New Direction Right Here!

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It’s a direction totally in line with its mission to “promote, educate and organize the businesses which serve our residents &# and will instantly deliver on its desire for community outreach and collaboration with both businesses and city government.

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Greenius on Patch.com: Environmental Champions Growing in Our Backyard

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I went there to check out the real “green&# in the form of locally grown organic produce from Tanaka Farms in Irvine and to find out what boxes of fruits and vegetables were doing inside a hip coffeehouse in North Redondo.

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Greenius on Patch.com: Riviera Village Summer Festival Not So Green

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The organizers weren’t engaging in any visible sustainability or environmental practices.

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Bill McKibben’s Comments on GRID Alternatives and Rooftop Solar in an Exclusive Greenius Video

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Personally I haven’t stopped working since I began organizing for 350.org in June of 2009 , and I know myself well enough to understand that I’ve been keeping the throttle open to avoid thinking about the consequences of the global warming we’re already too late to stop.

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Greenius Says No to Offshore Drilling. Mr. President, You Are Following A Failed Strategy & Wasting Time

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That’s why they’re among the environmental organizations offering the public the truth and reality on the issue this week.

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Greenpeace CSI – On the Scene of a Climate Crime Spree!

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I’m very proud to be a Greenpeace volunteer and supporter and I had a blast last night at the Greenpeace holiday party in Silver Lake with Southern California Field Organizer for Greenpeace, the amazing Jenny Binstock.

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It’s 2010 – Are YOU Ready for The Greenius Decade?

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County make their AB 811 program a success – I’ll be working with Howard Choy at the County and using my marketing, communications and community organizing skills to help this essential program succeed as it should.

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Moving Planet South Bay Shaping Up To Be Spectacular!

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And for the past couple of months I’ve been combining that passion with my organizing work for 350 and this year’s Moving Planet event on September 24 and the result is Moving Planet South Bay. We’ve got over 35 different organizations, groups, businesses and local cities partnering with us and putting on incredible demos, workshops and displays on how we’re going to make our communities more bikeable, more walkable and more livable.

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The Cat Is Still On The Roof – And The Roof! The Roof! The Roof Is On Fire!

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Things have gotten so seriously dire with the acceleration of climate change that I took a leave of absence from my professional career and have been working full time pro bono as a community organizer and climate change activist.

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ToxicTown Torrance Has A Chemical Problem

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Given the magnitude of these risks to local residents of the South Bay, it’s time for Congress to support legislation that truly protects communities living in the shadow of high-risk chemical plants,” said Greenpeace organizer Jenny Binstock.

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Superstars of AB 811 Rock Palm Desert @ EcoMotion Conference

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What an exhilarating difference a well organized and smartly thought-out lineup can make. Gitt spent five years as Build It Green’s Executive Director and is widely respected for helping to build that organization into the highly credible green building powerhouse it has become.

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BREAKING NEWS: Exxon/Mobil Ordered Out of Torrance, Guilty of Greenhouse Gas Pollution

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It’s almost organic it’s so earthy. “Pack Up Your Toxic, Fossil Fuel Factory With Its Climate-Changing Products & Get Out of Town By 2020!&# Greenius Rules.

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The Greenius Goes Into Overdrive

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As regular Creative Greenius readers have learned, GRID Alternatives is a nonprofit organization that installs solar panels on low-income housing in California. The Greenius in Yosemite.

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Exxon/Mobil To Fund Solar Financing Bond For Torrance Homeowners

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The task force will engage in town hall style meetings and presentation to schools, homeowner’s associations, churches, fraternal organizations and established environmental organizations.

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Creative Greenius is EV Driven

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We have come together to find and organize the best content from blogs and other web sites. I am very excited to announce my participation in the launch of. We are an on-line community of people who are passionate about Electric Vehicles and we’re not shy about it.

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Greenius On The Green Scene - The South Bay Report

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TeachingGreen is a treasure of an organization for our South Bay communities. They were both very well organized and had some strong, thought-provoking material.

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Lillian Light Is No Lightweight - The Environmental Lioness of the South Bay is Fired Up, Ready To Go!

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Your organization is called the Environmental Priorities Network. Are you a chapter of a larger organization or a standalone? We’re a standalone organization, but we do work with other groups on most of our events.

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The Curious Case of the Torrance Enivornmental Commission

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I’ll admit that my expectations were based on my experiences with the South Bay Green Task Force, the Manhattan Beach Environmental Task Force and the other environmental organizations whose meetings, workshops and presentations I attend.

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Frankly, I’d Rather Be Getting Arrested with Bill McKibben Today

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They’ll have just wrapped up PowerShift ‘09 –an climate convergence organized by a separate coalition that promises to be a historic catalyst in this movement.

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The Greenius Gets His Hands Dirty

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Maybe they are ignorant of the fact that the filters used in cigarettes aren’t made from some kind of compostable organic. The historic and still delicous Fosters Freeze of Old Town Torrance.

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The Further Adventures of The Solangelist

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Our next steps are to work with the Public Works Department, the CEO, County Counsel and other organizations to further investigate and develop potential program.&#. As we move into the final month of the year 2008 I keep looking up at my rooftop longingly.

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Inside The Green Task Force

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She discussed the resource packet her organization put together for the South Bay cities which included best practices guidance, a climate action plan template and financial resources cities have available to them, among other items.

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Great Photo by Sean Hiller in Daily Breeze

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Organizers said 5,200 events were scheduled around the globe to mark the day. The timing was to remind people that their goal was to reduce the amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere to 350 parts per million, said organizer Joe Galliani. You all know how much I like to read the Daily Breeze on line. This morning’s Daily Breeze coverage includes this great photo by Breeze staff photographer, Sean Hiller.

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BREAKING NEWS: Hermosa Beach To Become Carbon Neutral City! Acting Locally, Thinking Globally

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As the Creative Greenius and organizer of the South Bay Los Angeles 350 Climate Action Group that’s just unacceptable to me. Ever since the Copenhagen climate treaty talks ended in impotence two months ago there hasn’t been a single ounce of positive news on the international scene about our chances of cutting the world’s greenhouse gas emissions and getting CO2 levels back down to the safe 350 ppm zone.

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Where We’ve Been, Where We’re At & Where We’re Going

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I’m proud to be associated in any way with Bill McKibben, May Boeve, Matt Fitzgerald, Joe Solomon, Jamie Henn and every other organizer I’ve come in contact with from the 350 team. Organizers said 5,200 events were scheduled around the globe to mark the day. It’s my great honor to have written this update on our South Bay Los Angeles 350 Climate Action Group for the 350.org site where you will find it cross posted and currently on their homepage.

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