Archive for January 2019

100% Campaign & MNIPL: Spring Policy Opportunities

The 100% Campaign is bringing Minnesotans together who believe we need an equitable clean energy future for everyone in our state. MNIPL is proud to be among dozens of community organizations, unions, and advocacy groups pushing for 100% clean energy in Minnesota. In this 2019 legislative session, we expect more than one 100% clean energy…

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Be the Spark! Leadership Workshops 2019

We invite you to join MNIPL for our 2019 Be the Spark training! This year’s two-part leadership series will be facilitated by program Director Erin Pratt and Executive Director Julia Nerbonne on February 10th and March 3rd, 2:00 – 7:00 p.m. each session. “Be the Spark” is a dynamic and experiential leadership development workshop series…

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Electoral Justice for Climate: Time to End the Electoral College

As a Unitarian-Universalist (UU), my beliefs about sacred action are grounded in the UU seven principles. These include the inherent worth and dignity of every person (1); justice, equity and compassion in human affairs (2); a free and responsible search for truth and meaning (4): the use of the democratic process in society at large…

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Introducing the Environmental Ancestry Storytelling Project

This winter and spring, the Environmental Ancestry Storytelling Project will bring communities together to discover their own environmental ancestry stories, how this informs and empowers us in the present and what our collective action will be- rooted in justice, place and the land. Particularly we will hear stories from Native communities actively working to protect…

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