Workshop Participants ask Congress to Step It Up and reduce emissions 80% by 2050!
Paula Gordon inspired us with her invocation.
Longtime Activiest Bob Goodman makes his point.
State Representative Brian Thomas explained to us that politicians will respond to our pressure--they want to be reelected, after all! Step one? Register to vote!
NaTaki Osborne called on us to be an inclusive movement and take action.
About 150 people showed up to tell Congress to Step It Up. (Unfortunately we were competing with an Obama rally that drew 20,000.)
The Grave's Hall Step Team pumped us up with a final performance:
Afterwards participants went to the Dogwood Festival and spread the message about climate change!
Thank you volunteers, the steering committee, and sponsoring organizations. For more information about the emerging Climate Coalition, stay tuned to www.stepitupatlanta.org.