U.S.: "The Climate Movement Is Dead! Long Live the Climate Movement!"
Get a Copy of RTNA's Newest Zine: "The Climate Movement Is Dead! Long Live
the Climate Movement!"
Dear Friends-- Rising Tide North America is pleased to announce the release of our
The Climate Movement Is Dead! Long Live the Climate Movement!
Link here: http://www.facebook.com/l/f90cc;bit.ly/bYE59J
Want some copies? Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Print-Run
Collaboration” in the subject line for more information!
In the aftermath of the COP15 talks in Copenhagen, the ineffectiveness of Big
Greens, governments, and market approaches to find genuine and sustainable
solutions to climate change is undeniable. As author Naomi Klein so aptly observed
at the end of COP15 talks, "A particular model of dealing with climate change is
In the same fierce, uncompromising spirit as Rising Tide publications such as Deal
or No Deal, and Hoodwinked in the Hothouse, CMID:LLCM delivers a timely critique of
the failures of this “particular model” as exemplified by the many mainstream NGO’s
who have grown all too cozy with corporations and the political establishment. It
explores the ways in which “green” capitalism, electoral politics, and market
mechanisms, far from solving the climate crisis, are some of the climate movement’s
Not content with mere polemic, this zine also charts a course that diverges from the
dominant discourse of the mainstream climate movement. The essay lays out a strategy
of supporting and escalating frontline struggles against dirty energy while building
a new global climate movement from the ground up, based around core principles of
climate justice, grassroots power, solidarity, and direct action.
The Climate Movement Is Dead! Long Live the Climate Movement! is a must-read for
anyone left disenchanted by the mainstream climate movement, and all who are ready
to step it up and fight for real climate justice.
Get it here- http://www.risingtidenorthamerica.org/wordpress/2010/02/15/the-climate-m...
Be Part of the Print Run
Rising Tide North America is excited to announce a “Print-Run Collaboration” project
for CMID!LLCM!. Rising Tide local groups and allies can help us raise the funds
necessary for an initial print-run of several thousand copies, and in return,
receive a big stack “hot-off-the-presses” at approximately the cost of printing
(cheaper than photocopies!).
Please send an email to email@example.com with “Print-Run Collaboration” in the
subject line for more information!
In Solidarity, RTNA