Portland People's Climate Movement!

April 29, 2017 - 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM PDT
Dawson Park
Event Type:
3 persons are going

On the 100th day of Trump's toxic administration, the Portland People’s Climate Movement March will draw attention to the intersecting issues facing frontline communities in the struggle for climate justice. Housing, transportation, clean energy, access to green spaces and food, and the struggles for workers’ rights, immigrant rights, and the rights of other marginalized communities must all be at the center of this fight for climate action.

  • WHEN: April 29th, 2017 12:00pm-5:00pm

    • ​​12:00pm - 12:30pm: gather

    • 12:30 - 1:30: Spoken Program

    • 1:30pm to 3:00pm: march

    • 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm: Rally, mingle, disperse

  • WHERE: Portland OR: Dawson Park, N. Williams at N Stanton (map) - March route TBA.​

  • WHO: A movement of thousands, led by Oregon Just Transition Alliance, a statewide network of Oregon’s frontline communities.

In solidarity with the National People’s Climate Movement in Washington, D.C., Portland People’s Climate Movement will rally and march! The rally will feature speakers from the frontline communities leading the event. The march will include public education to explain the climate connection to a wide range of racial and social justice issues.