Be a part of over 1000 actions across our nation
33 across Pennsylvania
all rallying to say
Step It Up Congress! Cut Carbon Emissions by 80% by 2050
National Day of Climate Action
Saturday April 14, 2007 12 noon - 2pm
at Independence Mall
(6th & Market Street)
Come by train... Come by bicycle... Come on foot... Come to the Mall...
Come with family, friends & neighbors
Come with signs & banners
Come in your beachwear...
Come with your fishing rods, snorkel masks & wading boots
Come see where the water line could rise at 3 meters
As the icecaps melt, submerging our airport and parts of South Philly
We could all be wading & snorkeling right here in Philly
Come hear our speakers
Frithjof Finkbeiner, Global Warming Expert from the Global Marshall Plan Initiative
Chaka Fattah & Michael Nutter, Mayoral Candidates
Vija Ladden, Student
Glenn “Hurricane” Schwartz
Come for the performances by
Bill Mettler of Quiet Riot
Folk music by Tom Mullian & Friends
Hip-hop by R-Son The Voice Of Reason
Music by Len Reed
Myriam Herve-Gil & dancers from UArts & the Philadelphia dance community
in an improvisational piece demonstrating the rising water line in Philadelphia
Exhibits & Resources for Personal Action
postcards asking Congress to: Step It Up! Cut Carbon by 80% by 2050
Gather at your local transit stop, before heading en masse into Center City
Let us know which stop so we get representation at each transit stop!
Over 21 area groups are already Stepping Up, is yours?
How many people can you bring to the rally with you?
Care to help with the organizing?
Please let us know you're coming!
Inquiries: Pamela Tudor at ptudor @ comcast.net
Hotline: 267 709 3415