“The power of a single individual to create change has always inspired me. Earlier this year, my friend Bill McKibben decided he was going to establish a day of action to fight the climate crisis.Out of his idea, “Step It Up 2007” was born, and on April 14th tens of thousands of people, including thousands of members of AlGore.com, joined together at 1,400 rallies to raise their voices and demand that Congress cut carbon 80% by 2050.
“Step It Up 2: Who’s A Leader” will take place this Saturday. You can find a rally in your area by visiting:
People like Bill McKibben and events like Step It Up are helping us build the political will necessary to end the climate crisis. It is vital you participate in any way you can — November 3rd is going to be an incredible day.” Al Gore, www.algore.com