Blog Archive: Fossil Free tour Archives - Bright Now

7

Jan

2014

Bright Now: reflecting on the first three months

As we reach the New Year, we are now at the point where the Bright Now campaign has been going for just over three months. (That’s publicly at least – the launch was 20th September. It’s been several years in the planning!)

It seemed like a good time to reflect on what has been a rather whirlwind few months. Read more

15

Nov

2013

The most urgent moral issue facing humanity

Bishop David Atkinson reflects on the messages from the Fossil Free Tour.

Speaker panel at the Fossil Free Tour (Operation Noah board member Sunniva Taylor on the right).

A call for disinvestment from fossil fuels! Nearly 1000 people, including many students and many from Christian churches, filled the Troxy cinema in Limehouse, London, on Friday 1st November for the concluding session of the ‘Fossil Free’ Europe tour, featuring American environmentalist Bill McKibben. Another 5000 people watched live screenings in 39 countries. I was there, along with other members of the Operation Noah Board, to see the culmination of months of planning from Operation Noah’s Bright Now team along with our partners 350.org and People & Planet.

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