Atlantic Chapter

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Democracy & the Environment Book Club: Rob Nixon, August 26, 2015

Rob Nixon will join us via conference call for a Q&A discussion of his book Slow Violence and the Environmentalism of the Poor on Wednesday, August 26 at 7:30pm. To RSVP for the call, click here.


Activist Writers' Group Training

The Sierra Club Atlantic Chapter and the Niagara Group offered a training opportunity to help groups coordinate efforts for using local media to their advantage. Bill Nowack from the Niagara Group (based in Buffalo) shared how he and a group of fellow writers are effective in getting published in local print media. To listen to a recording of the call, click here. 

"A Danger on Rails": Short Film on the Issue of Oil by Rail

Be sure to watch this short documentary by Jon Bowermaster that takes a closer look at the many dangers of oil by rail, featuring the Sierra Club Atlantic Chapter's Conservation Director, Roger Downs. And to take action on the issue after watching, click here