USA TODAY: ‘Largest-ever’ climate-change march rolls through NYC

in Climate March, Culture, Leonardo DiCaprio, Mark Ruffalo, New York, Press, USA Today

By Alia E. Dastagir ; Original story here NEW YORK — More than 300,000 people marched through the streets of New York City on Sunday in what organizers called the largest climate-change demonstration in history. With banners, flags, floats and drums, protesters at the “People’s Climate March” overwhelmed midtown Manhattan in flocks of vivid color, demanding… Read more »

msnbc: The faces of the new climate movement

in Climate March, Culture, Mark Ruffalo, msnbc, New York, Press

By Bridget Todd; Original story here The numbers are in. The People’s Climate March brought out more than 300,000 people Sunday in New York City, according to organizers, making it the largest climate demonstration in history. Ahead of the United Nations Climate summit Tuesday, demonstrators came from all over the world to demand global leaders take meaningful… Read more »

The Huffington Post: Clean Energy is a 100 Percent American Success Story

in Business, Culture, Huffington Post, Mark Ruffalo, Press

Op-Ed written by Mark Ruffalo; Original story here Across the nation, American businesses, families, and communities are embracing clean, renewable energy that is homegrown, healthy, and can never run out. By finding alternatives to fossil fuels that pollute our air and disrupt our climate, they are showcasing the single most practical way to tackle climate… Read more »

Fusion: Hot wheels: Leilani Münter’s fight for 100 percent renewable energy by 2050

in Culture, Fusion, Illinois, Leilani Münter, Marco Krapels, Mark Ruffalo, Press

By Fusion; Full story including in depth interviews with Mark Ruffalo, Marco Krapels, Jeff Chamberlain, and Brandon Hurlbut here Leilani Münter is a professional race car driver, but her self-proclaimed slogan “a vegan hippie chick with a racecar” proves there is more to her than most competitors in the male-dominated sport. Münter, who competes in… Read more »