Saturday, December 3, 2011 - 19:00 to 22:00
March for a global day for climate action against those Canadian climate criminals who block progress on global solutions to climate change.
From Nov. 28th to Dec 9th, world leaders will be meeting in Durban, South Africa during the broken Conference of Parties convention to discuss climate change.
Canadian climate criminals will be attending these meetings to block progress on global solutions to climate change and instead promote asinine capitalist fantasies about ‘carbon capture' or ‘nuclear futures'.
We, the 99% know capitalism is broken and can't fix the earth. Their solutions are killing the planet and people on the lands.
We, the 99% know Harper and his friends want more mining and tar sands projects, not carbon reductions.
We, the 99% know that they have been negotiating on climate change for most of our lives and have achieved no reductions in carbon emissions. In fact they increase every year.
We will not let the planet be killed in silence.
Expect resistance and defense of the land.
In Toronto hear speakers and live updates from Durban at 10am at Oakham House (63 Gould Street, Ryerson University).
March Starts at Dundas Square, will move on from there
43° 39' 11.6136" N, 79° 22' 59.4624" W
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