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April 18, 2021

We must act now over climate change

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Thanks to Sapoty Brook (‘Corporations Threatening Life on Earth’, 10/9/15) for his letter highlighting the forthcoming marches that will take place around the nation, and globally, over the 28-29 November, in conjunction with the Paris climate talks.

The north coast will be holding its own climate action, culminating in a people’s march on 29 November.

Lines of communication have been opened to many groups over the region, requesting a collaborative push to further the voice of the people.

This is our chance for the northern rivers to send elected leaders and representatives the clear message that we expect them to act now.

Over the coming weeks we’ll be spreading the word, through both social media and printed press, and asking you for your creative involvement in what will be perhaps the last stand for our precious planet, our country, our coastal habitat, our refuge and our home.

Greg O’Meara, Binna Burra, and Cybele McNeil, Mullumbimby


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