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Show your stripes!

Here’s a quick, timely action you can take that builds power to address the climate crisis. Thanks to member Mark M. who pointed this out today on our Facebook Group. If you’re a member of the chapter and not yet in the private group but want to be, email us. Today is the Summer Solstice…
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Guardian of the Great Lakes

By Jillian Melero Cam Davis used to think there was only one way to fight “the bad guys” — sue them. So, he put himself through night school at the Chicago-Kent College of law, specializing in environmental and energy law. But since then, he’s learned that when it comes to environmental advocacy, there’s more than…
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Little Village artwork in Chicago

The Toxic Tour

I started from my home in Lakeview, on Chicago’s North Side, on a delightfully cool June morning, going south, riding my bike with a friendly north wind at my back, pushing me towards Little Village. The route I chose took me through one of Chicago’s entrenched industrial corridors, along Blue Island Ave., where trucks and…
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Attend our L.A. training!

There’s still time to take part in the transformative experience that is a Climate Reality Leadership Corps training. Applications for the Los Angeles training — a three-day event that takes place Aug. 26–28 — are being accepted through July 11th. A sample agenda can be found here.  [UPDATE! Applications will be accepted through July 18th.]…
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climate reality leaders in outside the Capital Building in Springfield, IL holding signs and green rings

Our blog is coming!

As we gear up our Chapter and get into action, we’ll take to this blog to tell you all about it. Stay tuned to hear from a variety of voices. Our members will share their experiences with you from the front-lines of addressing climate change.