Tag Archives: Portland

Solidarity with South Portland

Posted on behalf of Abbie Goldberg, Video Coordinator for Team North Shore I usually don’t wait very long in a conversation to bring up the fact that I’m from Maine. In some ways my pride doesn’t make sense– I hate … Continue reading

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Finding a Voice

Written by Janice Gan, New Media Coordinator, Team Maine  July 6th, 2013 When we arrived in Portland, none of us were quite sure what to expect. Our original plans to help put an anti-tar sands ordinance on the city ballot had … Continue reading

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The Value of a Smoothie

Written by Garrett Blad, Media Coordinator, Team Maine July 6th, 2013 When we were walking around downtown Portland about a week ago looking for a venue to hold our Climate Café, I was expecting to need all my persuasive skills … Continue reading

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Team Maine on TV

Returning home from our day of action, we had the pleasure of turning on the TV to channel 13 and seeing ourselves on the news! Check out the link below to see the short segment. http://www.wgme.com/news/top-stories/stories/wgme_vid_12961.shtml

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Day of Action

Written by Trevor Culhane, Media Co-Coordinator, Team Maine For all the planning that we had done, the morning of August 4th was surprisingly quiet. We woke up slowly, eating the morning’s oatmeal and checking email with little excitement. Of all the … Continue reading

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Team Maine does Radio

Here are two of the radio interviews that Team Maine has done. The first is a video of Sara and Trevor on WCLZ, and the second is an hour long recording of the show Envision This, with all participants weighing … Continue reading

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Radishes and Refugees

Written by Laura Lea Rubino, Program Coordinator, Team Maine Throughout our two weeks of intensive training, we Climate Summer riders were taught that movement building is about making connections and discovering unlikely relationships between individuals, groups, and ideas. Never did I think that … Continue reading

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Celebrating Community

Posted by Sara Mitsinikos According to the United Nations, 2012 has been named the International Year of the Co-op. July 7th was International Day of the Co-op, and we could not have been in a better place to celebrate it. … Continue reading

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Infinity MPG

Posted by Kristin Jackson Hey! That’s the road I take when I go to the beach, pedal to the metal with both the air conditioning and radio blasting. And look! That’s the ice cream store I usually stop at after … Continue reading

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Cultivating Change

Posted by Lilyanna Landon When we biked up to the Cultivating Community’s garden, all I could think about was spending my summer days gardening. Toiling in the blistering sun for minimum wage, it was one of the most memorable times … Continue reading

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