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  • The Blue Marble – compliments of NASA
    Our home is so small in the vastness of space
  • Earthrise – compliments of NASA
    Our closest neighbours are lifeless hostile places
  • Lush fertile landscape
    Earth is a gift that enfolds the balance of life called Nature
  • Verdant waterfall and cliffs
    She is adorned with rivers, lakes, forests, oceans and air
  • Satellite view of Amazon rainforest
    But we destroy the balance by cutting down the forests
  • Plastic trash coming in with the tide
    We use the oceans as a garbage dump
  • Poached skins of endangered wildlife
    We buy and sell endangered species as decorations
  • Industrial skyline with air pollution
    We fill the air with harmful gases and pretend they 'go away'
  • Street level air pollution
    There is no place called 'away' on our small fragile planet
  • STOP sign
    We must stop before it's too late

The Juliana Kids Use Legal Action in the Fight Against Climate Change

'They said we could never win. And then we started winning.' — These young people from all around the U.S. are taking legal action in the fight against climate change #JoinJuliana (via Zero Hour and Our Children's Trust)

Posted by NowThis on Saturday, February 16, 2019
On Saturday, Zero Hour launched its nationwide #JoinJuliana campaign to help thousands of young people add their names in support of the Young People’s amicus (“friend of the court”) brief it will file in support of the 21 Juliana v. United States youth plaintiffs. Since Saturday, more than 3,000 youth have signed on. The brief will be filed by PowerShift Network, the parent organization of Zero Hour, with the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals on March 1, 2019, demanding that the Court allow the voices of the Juliana plaintiffs be heard at trial.

To help us spread the word about this groundbreaking campaign, watch the compelling video of the Juliana plaintiffs calling on young Americans to join them in their stand for climate rights, and then share it on Facebook, retweet it on Twitter, and/or repost it on Instagram.

If a young person in your life would like to #JoinJuliana and add their name in support of the Juliana plaintiffs, have them them visit www.joinjuliana.org.

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