Archive | February, 2013

The Largest Climate Rally.. Ever

28 Feb

So, I was at the largest climate rally ever.. Wearing my bottle dress, and bundled in layers because it was WAY to cold to just wear a dress.

Tens of thousands of people gathered in the street that day, to let the policy makers know that people do not support the Keystone XL Pipeline because of what it means to the environment.

That day, I met people from all over the country. People came as far away as Puerto Rico, Arizona, and Colorado. People also came from states as close as New York, Maine, and Massachusetts.

Even met some folks from Takoma Park, Maryland who were a part of the Sister Eden Crew.

They took these awesome pictures of me in my bottle dress. You can see them here:

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The Bottle Dress…

13 Feb

On Sunday, Feburary 17th from Noon – 4:00, performance artist Ada Pinkston will wear the bottle dress (a portion of the bottle fall) at the largest climate rally… ever.. more details from here are listed below.

Crippling drought. Devastating wildfires. Superstorm Sandy. Climate has come home — and the American people get it.

What: The largest climate rally in U.S. history.

When: February 17, 2013, Noon – 4:00 p.m. (please arrive by 11:30 a.m.)

Where: The National Mall in Washington, D.C.
Gather at the northeast corner of the Washington Monument
(Closest Metro subway stations: Federal Triangle and Smithsonian)

On Sunday, February 17, thousands of Americans will head to Washington, D.C. to make Forward on Climate the largest climate rally in history. Join this historic event to make your voice heard and help the president start his second term with strong climate action.