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Official podcast for climate heroes from Citizens' Climate Lobby. We're creating the political will for a livable world.

Official podcast for climate heroes from Citizens' Climate Lobby. We're creating the political will for a livable world.

Location:

United States

Description:

Official podcast for climate heroes from Citizens' Climate Lobby. We're creating the political will for a livable world.

Language:

English

Contact:

619-437-7142


Episodes

CCL Training: 7 Steps For Media Actions To Support Carbon Pricing in Reconciliation

10/15/2021
Join CCL's State and Local Media Coordinator Charlotte Ward for a training that will be focused on how you can best utilize CCL's amazing suite of media resources to amplify the importance of including an ambitious price on carbon in the emerging reconciliation process, including customizing and submitting one of CCL’s op-ed templates, asking an editor for an editorial, writing more local letters to the editor and amplifying your media work on social media. Skip ahead to the following...

Duration:00:17:19

Rep. Ray Ward | Citizens‘ Climate Lobby | October 2021 Monthly Meeting

10/9/2021
Is carbon fee and dividend really the policy that can bridge the divide between Republicans and Democrats? On this month's call we'll talk to Dr. Ray Ward, a Republican state representative in Utah, about why he likes the policy. When he's not working in the legislature, Ward is a family physician in Bountiful, Utah. Earlier this year, he signed on to an op-ed in the Deseret News with two dozen other Utah Republicans endorsing carbon fee and dividend. Skip ahead to the following section(s):...

Duration:00:40:51

CCL Training: Understanding U.S. State Severance Fees

10/8/2021
Join CCL State Level Carbon Pricing Coordinator Alexis Hermosillo and CCL's legislative interns Amanda Christophe and Matias Alberola for a training that will examine the connection between severance fees and carbon pricing, and help attendees understand current trends and future steps for action. Skip ahead to the following section(s): (0:00) Introduction & Agenda (2:41) Introduction of Severance Fees (4:14) Scope of U.S. Severance Fees (7:34)Tax Revenue Use (9:47) Relation to Carbon...

Duration:00:18:04

CCL Training: Ten Social Media Actions to Take To Support A #PriceOnCarbon in Budget Reconciliation

10/1/2021
Join CCL's Marketing Manager Ashley Hunt Martorano for a training that walks you through the strategic ways you can leverage the power of their own social media profiles to amplify and support the actions CCL is taking to help ensure strong climate policy like a carbon price is included in the emerging details of the budget reconciliation process. Skip ahead to the following section(s): (0:00) Intro & Agenda (4:00) Why Take Action Now? (11:09) Twitter Actions (19:15) Facebook Actions...

Duration:00:40:58

CCL Training: Communicating With Conservatives

9/25/2021
Join Nate Abercrombie CCL Conservative Outreach Coordinator for a training on communicating with conservatives regarding the Energy Innovation & Carbon Dividend Act. Nate reviews conservative messaging on climate change, especially with regard to the printed word and highlight the conservative support aligning with key messages and underlying components, connecting how the bill aligns with conservative values. Skip ahead to the following section(s): (0:00) Intro & Agenda (2:08) General tips...

Duration:00:28:54

CCL Training: Ask Community Leaders to Champion their Support to Congress

9/25/2021
Contact community leaders you know and ask them to personally call to urge their members of Congress to support carbon pricing in climate legislation. Join CCL Action Director Todd Elvins and CCL leaders Robin Paone and Mark Welsch to find out how you can take action locally. Skip ahead to the following section(s): (0:00) Intro & Agenda (2:03) Why now and which community leaders? (6:38) How they should contact their members of Congress? (8:15) How else to highlight support? (9:50) Volunteer...

Duration:00:21:19

CCR Ep 64 Hinduism and LGBTQ climate work with Hari Venkatachalam

9/24/2021
How does an American Hindu approach the climate crisis? What ancient values and teachings apply to modern life in America today? And how does this relate to LGBTQ issues and public health? Hari Venkatachalam connects his faith, work, heritage, and even his sexual orientation to living in a climate-changed world. In the episode Hari reveals how extreme weather, which affects everyone, disproportionally impacts LGBTQ homeless youth. Citizens Climate Radio host, Peterson Toscano, explains, Up...

Duration:00:29:59

CCL Training: Budget Reconciliation Explained

9/17/2021
Join CCL Strategy Director Tony Sirna for a background review of the budget reconciliation process, understand how this process might apply to carbon fee and dividend related legislation and review additional climate legislation emerging from the Senate and House packages. Skip ahead to the following section(s): (0:00) Intro & Agenda (2:23) Background on Reconciliation & Filibuster (4:37) More about Reconciliation & Budget Resolution (11:53) Carbon Fee & Dividend in Reconciliation (16:33)...

Duration:00:53:39

Aaron Cosbey | Citizens‘ Climate Lobby | September 2021 Monthly Meeting

9/11/2021
Border carbon adjustments, a mechanism to shield businesses in nations with robust climate ambition, have been a hot topic recently. The European Union has announced it will impose such taxes starting in 2023, and Senate Democrats in the U.S. have included it in the budget reconciliation resolution. To learn more, we turn to Aaron Cosbey with the International Institute for Sustainable Development. Aaron is an economist with 30 years of experience in the areas of trade, investment and...

Duration:00:43:21

CCL Training: Getting New Volunteers Engaged

9/10/2021
We're having a surge of new members join CCL! Want to brainstorm ideas on how to best support your own local efforts? Join Elli Sparks, CCL Field Development Director, for a training review that pulls on some of the best ideas from the Onboarding and Group Development Coaches action teams to offer tips and suggested strategies for bringing new people aboard CCL so that they acquire the necessary knowledge, skills, and behaviors to become empowered CCL volunteers. Skip ahead to the following...

Duration:00:27:05

CCL Training: CCL‘s Transformational Organizing Guide

9/3/2021
Join CCL leaders for a review of CCL's training on our five pillars of transformational organizing to help us strengthen our leadership development and capacity throughout our organization. We'll review suggestions and ideas in our groups will increase the number of highly engaged and motivated people that we work with and enable us to reach our goals! Skip ahead to the following section(s): (0:00) Intro & Background (3:19) The Pyramid of Engagement (9:50) The CCL Way (15:06) The Conditions...

Duration:00:37:38

CCR Ep 63 Climate Change Theatre Action 2021

9/3/2021
Chantal Bilodeau tells us about Climate Change Theatre Action (CCTA) 2021. Founded in 2015, CCTA is a worldwide series of readings and performances of short climate change plays presented biennially to coincide with the United Nations COP meetings. CCTA was originally founded by Elaine Ávila, Chantal Bilodeau, Roberta Levitow, and Caridad Svich following a model pioneered by NoPassport Theatre Alliance. It has since evolved into a U.S.-Canada collaboration between The Arctic Cycle and the...

Duration:00:29:59

Pamela Benson Owens | Citizens‘ Climate Lobby | August 2021 Monthly Meeting

8/14/2021
Whether lobbying a member of Congress or doing grassroots outreach to enroll volunteers, the ability to really listen is a valuable asset. Our guest this month, Pamela Benson Owens, will coach us on constructive listening. Pam is the President and CEO of Edge of Your Seat Consulting, Inc., a consulting firm that is dedicated to helping for-profit, non-profit and faith-based organizations. Pam leverages humor and honest storytelling to create memorable and applicable strategies that...

Duration:00:40:37

CCL Training: Introduction To Using Tiktok For Grassroots Outreach

8/13/2021
Join CCL's Media Manager Ashley Hunt-Martorano for a training that will introduce you to TikTok and CCL's active channel on it (https://www.tiktok.com/@citizensclimate) as well as enhancing you and your group’s use of the newer social media platform to support your social media goals and interact with the millions of users online. Skip ahead to the following section(s): Follow Us: https://www.tiktok.com/@citizensclimate Presentation Slides: https://cclusa.org/tiktok-slides TikTok Forum in...

Duration:00:52:57

Take Action on a Price on Carbon in the House

8/10/2021
Join CCL Executive Director Mark Reynolds, President Madeleine Para and Vice President of Government Affairs Danny Richter for a special CCL webinar for all-leaders because now is the time for a big push in the U.S. House of Representatives. Review the legislative landscape as context for this campaign, understand how CCL will amplify our asks to both Democrat and Republican House offices, and take action to help ensure a price on carbon is included in the reconciliation package. Skip...

Duration:00:38:59

CCR 62 Hispanic Republicans with Geraldo Cadava

7/30/2021
Geraldo Cadava is the author of The Hispanic Republican: The Shaping of An American Political Identity, from Nixon to Trump published by Ecco. He chatted with Citizens Climate Radio about the long history of Hispanics and the Republican party. He reveals what is often misunderstood about the political diversity of Latinos in America. The most asked question he gets is why any Latino voted for Donald Trump. He talks about this and a lot more. He also considers the question about Hispanic...

Duration:00:29:29

CCL Training: En-ROADS Update & Hosting Climate Simulations

7/23/2021
Join CCL Education & Engagement Director Brett Cease and CCL Michigan Liaisons Coordinator Lisa DelBuono, MD, for a training that will review the background, details, and how to host a simulation event with Climate Interactive's climate policy simulator, En-ROADS, built with MIT Sloan. Lisa demonstrates two sample presentations using the tool to help groups explore the power of a steadily rising price on carbon through policies like the Energy Innovation & Carbon Dividend Act as well as...

Duration:00:48:12

Take Action on a Price on Carbon in the Senate

7/20/2021
Join CCL Executive Director Mark Reynolds, President Madeleine Para and Vice President of Government Affairs Danny Richter for a special CCL webinar for all-leaders because now is the time for a big push on the Senate. Review the Senate legislative landscape as context for this campaign, understand how CCL will amplify our asks to both Democrat and Republican Senate office, and take action to help ensure a price on carbon is included in the reconciliation package. Skip ahead to the...

Duration:00:28:58

CCL Training: Engaging With CCL Community

7/16/2021
Newer to CCL and excited to make a difference? Be sure to join us for the beginning of our next cycle of Core Volunteer Training, a series specifically created to support you in becoming more active with CCL and answering any questions you might have across a wide range of topics. This initial training focuses on helping participants navigate our websites and opportunities for harnessing the talents, experience and interests you bring to CCL with Tamara Staton, Greater Pacific Northwest...

Duration:00:32:51

CCL Training: COVID & Service Grassroots Outreach Updates

7/16/2021
Join CCL Program Director Don Addu for a training that will provide volunteers with important updates to how CCL is supporting chapters transitioning back to in-person outreach with the best available recommendations regarding COVID-19 as well as covering an update to how CCL is incorporating the important element of service within its third lever of political will. Skip ahead to the following section(s): (0:00) Intro & Agenda (1:42) COVID-19 Update (5:37) The Importance of Service (9:45)...

Duration:00:30:33