ClimateStrikeTX, Fridays for Future Hermosillo (Mexico), and MFOL Houston team up for Walkout against gun violence and environmental destruction.
For this to be a rant, I'd have to be angry, impassioned, red in the face, but instead, I'm just exhausted, emotionally and physically. Every week, I visit the local YMCA's pool with my grandma for an hour or so of water aerobics, just about the only exercise I can handle as a Dysautonomic with... Continue Reading →
Five young adults from Austin sat down with Bob Dailey and Jill Bailey at KOOP Radio on April 16 for an hour to discuss the environmental activism groups and efforts taking strides in the lone star state on the weekly show, "Civil Rights and Wrongs." VL Gaffney of Climate Strike TX, Emma Galbraith of Sunrise... Continue Reading →
Climate Strike TX state lead Virginia Gaffney discusses the socioeconomic factors affecting Texas’s ability to ditch fossil fuels
#ClimateQueens: "It is we who carry the fate of Mother Earth in our hands." Women are leading the way in Climate and Environmental sciences and protection.
Responses by Austin lead VL Gaffney. Interview conducted by UT student Carlos Anchondo. Can you remember when you first learned about climate change and what it was? My first learning moment with climate change and our growing environmental issues was during the summer before third grade. I was away for camp and saw how dry... Continue Reading →
MFOLTX + Climate Strike TX = a match made in heaven! March for Our Lives chapter shows "intersectional" support for youth climate strike on March 15
"We are striking to disrupt business as usual." On March 15, join youth environmental protection action team Youth Climate Strike and This Is Zero Hour withclimate activists around the world for #schoolstrike4climate, following the viral story of Greta Thunberg who has protested climate inaction weekly since August 2018. This is the second major school walkout... Continue Reading →