350.org: An Organization Worth Looking Into

A Movement for Good        


350.org is an organization that is trying to build a global climate movement that holds our leaders accountable to the realities of science and the principles of justice. 350. Bill McKibben, who wrote one of the first books on global warming for the general public, founded organization in 2008.  The number 350 means climate safety: 350.org hopes to reduce the CO2 in the atmosphere from >400 parts per million to below 350.

350.org is an organization that is focused on keeping carbon in the soil, building a new, more equitable low-carbon economy, and to pressure governments to reduce carbon emissions into the atmosphere.  They are focused on stopping global warming, and healing the soil from all the unnatural chemicals that are being put on the things we eat.  They also believe that collaboration between countries is the only way to heal our Earth from the damage we’ve done to it.

Prepared by Aidan and Alan