People's Climate March: Join the Transformation Decade Bloc!


On Saturday, April 29, people from all over America are converging in Washington, D.C. for jobs, justice, and a safe climate at the People's Climate March, and holding sister events around the country. 

The Climate Mobilization is a proud partner of the march, and will be participating in a great series of events in and around the March in the days leading up to 4/29 in D.C.

We hope to see you there! If you can't make it to D.C., represent us at your local People's Climate March! You can download and print The Climate Mobilization's art and signs, including bannerspostersflyers, and other materials. You can also help spread the word on social media!

Here's what we're up to in D.C.:

Wednesday, April 26:
Climate Emergency Movement Training: DC


We'll be holding an in-person session of our climate emergency movement training series at the Patagonia Store's event space (1048 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, DC 20007).

We'll be covering The Climate Mobilization's core concepts, strategies, and organizing best practices to carry out the vision laid out in our newly published "Blueprint for a Climate Emergency Movement", to build a critical mass of public support for the common-sense demand to launch a WWII-scale emergency national mobilization to reach 100% clean energy and eliminate greenhouse gas emissions within the next decade, guarantee full employment in a sustainable economy, and begin restoring a safe climate for all of us.

This event is free, with food!

6:30pm: Doors open.
7:00-9:00pm: Training takes place.

Closest Metro station: Foggy Bottom-GWU (2301 I St NW, Washington, DC 20037 - Gray/Blue/Orange Lines). Then walk or take the DCWE Georgetown Circulator to NW M St & NW Wisconsin Av.


You can also RSVP and share on Facebook here!

Friday, April 28:
Building the Green Economy

The Climate Mobilization is happy to participate in Building the Green Economy, a panel discussion on the intersections of economic and environmental justice. Join us at the Friends Meeting of Washington (2111 Florida Ave NW, Washington, DC 20008) for an evening of invigorating discussion with environmentalists, activists, and academics. The event will be hosted by Metro DC DSA and moderated by journalist Sam Knight of The District Sentinel podcast.


The speakers are:

6:30 pm: Doors open.
7:00-9:00 pm: Panel takes place.
9:15 pm: Open house at the DC DSA Office (1301 Connecticut Avenue NW, 6th Floor, Washington, DC 20036). Join us for conversation and refreshments!

A $5 donation is requested to cover event costs.

RSVP for the panel on Facebook here or Meetup here.

Closest Metro station: Dupont Circle (1525 20th St. NW, Washington D.C. 20036 - Red Line).

Saturday, April 29:
People's Climate March for Jobs, Justice, & the Climate!


We'll be marching together in the People's Climate March with allies as the CLIMATE TRANSFORMATION DECADE bloc, representing demands in line with the urgency of climate reality —WWII-scale national mobilization for 100% clean energy, zero emissions, and 100% employment in 10 years.

10:00 am: We and allies will gather as a group for breakfast and coffee, at the Ulysses S. Grant Memorial, in front of the US Capitol grounds by the Capitol Reflecting Pool. We'll have a large banner, plenty of posters, and will be wearing blue Climate Mobilization t-shirts and red "Rosie the Riveter" bandannas!

Closest Metro station: Union Station (50 Massachusetts Ave NE, Washington, DC 20002 - Red Line).

11:00 am: We'll hold a short, rousing rally, speakers TBA.

Then we’ll head over to join all our sisters and brothers in the main People’s Climate March lineup along the National Mall, by 3rd St and Jefferson Drive.

12:30 pm: Begin marching up Pennsylvania Avenue towards the White House.

1:30 pm: March will surround the White House on all sides and take a powerful collective action.

3:00 pm: March will reconvene at the Washington Monument to hear from the frontline communities of the climate crisis about solutions.

Click here for maps of where to go, and more details about March logistics.

RSVP for the march NOW:

(You can also RSVP and share on Facebook here!)

Learn More:

The Trump administration's attacks on morality and science are so devastating that the media and the broader public finally seem to be noticing that the future of human life, millions of species, and the natural world as we know it is at stake. Meanwhile, real-life climate change impacts keep accelerating beyond what any gradualist climate policies can match.

As Trump primes millions of Americans to enter climate emergency mode, the movement for a safe climate is only growing stronger.

It's time for the climate and progressive movements to fight for action that's radical enough to match common sense. We're uniting behind the approach with the strongest chance of achieving justice and a healthy environment for all people: a WWII-scale emergency mobilization to reach 100% clean energy and eliminate greenhouse gas emissions within the next decade, guarantee 100% employment in a sustainable economy, and begin restoring a safe climate for all of us!