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Support Paris Climate Accord, Join the Friday FOR peace vigil in Olympia, WA
June 2, 2017 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Protest Trump pulling out of the Paris Climate Accord and encourage folks to contact their policy makers by joining the weekly Fellowship of Reconciliation peace vigil this Friday evening June 2 from 4:30 pm to 6 pm on the corner of Fourth Avenue and Water Street in downtown Olympia, WA.
In addition to signs, bring information on suggested actions to share with others. We will have poster board and markers for those who arrive without signs and we have a couple of folding stools and a bench for those who need to sit.
President” Trump announced Thursday afternoon that he is withdrawing the United States from the landmark Paris climate agreement, a move to honor a campaign pledge that jeopardizes America’s alliances and stymies the global effort to address the warming planet..
— Washington Post, June 1, 2017
Remember to also wear orange in observance of National Gun Violence Awareness Day.
Handouts for events:
- Ten Guiding Principles for Socially Engaged Buddhism y Diana Winston and Donald Rothberg-1
For more on weekly peace vigils in Olympia, visit http://www.olympiafor.org/vigils.htm