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Youth Perspectives Summit, February 15th

Youth Summit

Youth Perspectives/ Youth Innovation: Global Solutions. Little Village Environmental Justice Organization (LVEJO) is working with schools, environmental sustainability organizations, and professionals from the “S.T.E.M.” fields to create an interactive educational space for young people.

Perspectivas Juveniles / Innovación Juvenil: Solución Global. La Organización de Justicia Ambiental de la Villita (LVEJO) está trabajando [...]

I call on you to stand for the communities that are demanding a Moratorium on Fracking!

Fracking Bill Threatens our State and Should be Postponed

An Open Letter to House Leader Michael Madigan Download a copy of this letter as PDF

Dear Representative Madigan,

I was encouraged in May to read your statements on the dangers of introducing the fracking industry to Illinois.  In the Chicago Sun-Times report on [...]

Kim Wasserman One of Six Grassroots Heroes to Win $150,000 Goldman Environmental Prize

2013 recipients come from Colombia, Indonesia, Iraq, Italy, South Africa and USA

The Prize recognizes achievements in marshland restoration, solid waste management; fighting fracking, marble mining, and coal plant emissions

SAN FRANCISCO, April 15, 2013 — The Goldman Environmental Foundation today announced the six recipients of the 2013 Goldman [...]

Our next campaign: Redeveloping land to create parks, open spaces, and urban agriculture for our communities

“My name is Peter” Clean Air Campaign draws wide attention

Peter is making quite the impact in the Chicago Beyond Coal ad campaign!

More outlets have gotten wind of the ad launch and have started connecting the coal fights on both the local and national level:

The American Independent:

“I want to fight for my kid to be able to breathe, [...]