From the Backyard to Ballot Box: Climate Change as a Human Issue
Join NextGen Climate PA for a discussion on climate change, sustainability, and how they relate to the November elections. Panelists will include:
Tom Steyer, environmental leader and President of NextGen Climate, an organization he founded in 2013 to prevent climate disaster and promote prosperity for all Americans.
Bill McKibben, environmental author, educator, and leader in the movement against climate change as the co-founder of 350.org.
Gisele Fetterman, local activist and founder of the Free Store and 412 Food Rescue, who works to receive surplus and donated goods and redistributes them to neighbors in need.
Councilman Dan Gilman, City Council member for the 8th Council District of Pittsburgh
The panel will be moderated by Matt Harrison, Operations Manager for NextGen Climate in Pittsburgh and current Political Science and Economics student at the University of Pittsburgh.
6-7 p.m. at the Carnegie Lecture Hall in Oakland.