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Powerful, Positive Action: The Bennington Environmental Action Group

If you’re visiting this blog, chances are you’re interested in the environment in some way, shape, or form. That being the case — get EXCITED! The brand new Bennington Environmental Action Group (BEAG) is having its very first meeting this … Continue reading

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350VT Bennington Strategy Session

Wednesday, November 30, 2011, 8:00-9:00 PM Cricket Hill Barn, Bennington College, Bennington, Vermont Hosted by the college in collaboration with 350.org Vermont and Tar Sands Action, this session is geared towards planning local, statewide and national strategies to fight climate … Continue reading

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Keystone XL protest takes DC by storm!

Over the weekend, over 10,000 people came together in Washington DC to protest the Keystone XL Pipeline: a 1,700 mile proposed pipeline designated to bring oil from tar sands in Alberta to oil refineries on the Gulf Coast.  The goal … Continue reading

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Thousands signed up to protest Keystone this weekend

Over 5000 people have signed to protest the Keystone Pipeline in DC this Sunday, November 6th.  The goal of the protest is to encircle the White House, sending a clear message to President Obama exactly a year before the next … Continue reading

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Heinberg lecture and PCC signing a success!

Last Tuesday, Bennington hosted a lecture by author and social critic Richard Heinberg.  The lecture discussed the decline of economic and social growth as it has been experienced in the United States for around the past hundred years. The talk … Continue reading

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