New Jersey at the PCM

New Jersey

Thank you New Jersey People’s Climate March organizers and marchers! We showed up n droves, as we knew we would. And special thanks to NJ organizers who poured hard work, incredible talent, enthusiasm and patience into this march.  Please post your best photos to Facebook and tell us how it felt. What are you doing next to push this movement forward?
OUR MISSION — We are community leaders and ordinary people of New Jersey–students, parents, grandparents, retirees, artists, physicians, union members, religious groups, civic groups – you name it. We are deeply concerned about the threat of climate change and the injustice climate change brings, and want to make our voices heard. We are focused on New Jersey-specific actions to fight climate change and transition to a fossil free economy.    Come to an Event Join on Facebook
Please take two minutes to call your senators and THANK them for voting NO on the Keystone XL bill.You can reach your senators here:
Sen. Bob Menendez
Sen. Cory Booker

Urgent NoKXL Action Alert – Call NJ Senators tomorrow!

Dear New Jersey Activists, Your help is urgently needed. We need New Jersey constituents to help stop the Keystone XL Pipeline. Please make the first thing you do tomorrow a call to U.S. Senators Cory Booker and Bob Menendez and ask them to oppose the Keystone XL Pipeline. Please ask your groups to do the same. (See sample (More...)

Shutting FERC Down: Beyond Extreme Energy Wrapup from NJ’s Ted Glick

Thanks to all who marched, demonstrated, educated, were arrested and showed solidarity as fractivists shut down FERC last week. Please read this great wrap up by Ted Glick. Onward! Hope column, November 9, 2014Victory for Beyond Extreme Energy at FERCBy Ted Glick“The people gonna rise like the waters,Gonna calm this crisis down.I hear the voice (More...)

Post-March Call Notes – Ideas for Next Steps

Hey NJ Organizers,   Here are the notes to our NJ PCM Organizers Conference Call on 09/23/14. Lots of great ideas here for moving forward. Thanks for your patience.  PCM NJ Organizer Post-March Conference Call On Call: Shoshana, Pachamama (need email – please forward, Jerome Wagner; Trisha Sheehan, Moms Clean AirForce NJ; Suzanne Aptman, 350NJ & (More...)

No call tonight.

Hello NJ PCM Organizers, We will NOT hold an NJ organizer call tonight. If you receive a Maestro confirmation for a call tonight, please ignore it for today Sept. 29, 2014. Our next call to discuss climate organizing in NJ is tentatively scheduled for Oct. 6, 2014 at 8PM.  Thanks! Rosemary (More...)

Our Mighty Montclairites Get the Word Out!

Montclair letter, Suzanne Aptman and Eileen Sweeny: Montclairites join the march SEPTEMBER 18, 2014    LAST UPDATED: THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2014, 12:31 AM THE MONTCLAIR TIMES Print Montclairites join the march On Sept. 21, citizens from Montclair and nearby towns will board DeCamp buses and NJ Transit trains to take part in the largest climate event (More...)


We are just 4 days away! This email includes everything you need to know about the day of the march. In this email, you will find information about:   1. Day of Social Media 2. Day of Volunteers 3. March Lineup 4. Moment of Silence to Moment of Alarm (12:58 – 1:00) pm 5. End (More...)

NJ PCM Organizer Call tonight at 8PM

Reminder: PCM NJ Organizer Conference Call Tonight at 8PM – Please RSVP here and you will be sent a call-in number: All: please review the PCM website, especially this link before the call:; be sure to scroll down to Lineup. Agenda I. March Logistics and Lineup II.  Transportation Update from NJ buses/trains Pre-march rallies Pre-march (More...)

Want to volunteer for the PCM in NJ? Here’s how to get started.

Thanks for signing up for the People’s Climate March on Sept. 21st. And thank you  for agreeing to volunteer. Right now, we need your help making phone calls to people in your area who are signed up for the march, please fill out the form below. We have scripts, are giving folks trainings, and anybody (More...)