These systems affect our ability to feel good about ourselves, to think, to do our work.
Many people don't know the important role the U.S. has in the climate crisis and why we need to work full out to change that.
Exxon, for example, was doing research in the 1970s and discovered burning fossil fuels was gonna warm up the planet. #ExxonKnew exxonknew.org
But then Big Oil swarmed him, spreading propaganda that there was no science here. Destroyed the careers of many scientists. Did full page ads in NYT denying climate change
So many countries have reduced their commitment to reducing green house gasses.
Pulling out of Paris doesn't just say "we won't reduce our emissions." It also says we won't share the resources and wealth we have here.
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We have to look at our legacies of enslavement, our legacies of having lost our land, our legacies of not having been taken seriously as young people.
We can do that by telling our stories, feeling our feelings, releasing our emotions. @SustainAllLife wants to do this healing work with you, at the same time we are doing organizing work.
We have to allow our movements to create space for feelings.