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Release: Locals, Environmental Groups Raise Concerns Over State Fracking Standards

Release: Locals, Environmental Groups Raise Concerns Over State Fracking Standards

State protections questioned as industry-funded review gets underway ABINGDON, Virginia – Local residents and community activists joined environmental and social justice groups to ...

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Advisory: Locals, Environmental Groups Raise Concerns Over State Fracking Standards

Advisory: Locals, Environmental Groups Raise Concerns Over State Fracking Standards

State protections questioned as industry-funded review gets underway ABINGDON, Virginia – Local residents and community activists will join environmental and social justice groups ...

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Emerging Chapters Organize for Change

Emerging Chapters Organize for Change

Virginia Organizing has several emerging Chapters across the state. If you live in Roanoke, the New River Valley, Lynchburg, Eastern Shore, Portsmouth, Chesapeake, or Suffolk and ...

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Do you support clean energy?

Do you support clean energy?

On Saturday, April 2, a diverse group of Virginians got together in 12 different locations to ask Governor Terry McAuliffe to create a BOLD and STRONG Clean Power Plan for Virgini ...

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Rally held in Danville for Clean Power Plan

Rally held in Danville for Clean Power Plan

Published by the Danville Register & Bee. A Clean Power Plan rally was held in Danville on Saturday afternoon to raise awareness of efforts being made to reduce carbon polluti ...

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Abingdon to Host Clean Power Plan Rally

Abingdon to Host Clean Power Plan Rally

Event Part of Statewide Rallies Calling for Carbon Reduction ABINGDON, Va. – Virginians and organizations are joining together in support of the Clean Power Plan during a momentou ...

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Help fight for clean energy!

Help fight for clean energy!

Virginia Organizing is partnering with groups to hold 10 events across the state on April 2 to take a stand in support of a bold clean power plan for Virginia. If you live in or c ...

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Aspire! Award recipient ‘Asks Big Questions’ and makes big impact on campus

Aspire! Award recipient ‘Asks Big Questions’ and makes big impact on campus

BLACKSBURG, Va., March 7, 2016 – Nicole Selz has a maxim. She worked on it for over a year, honing the words to convey the meaning she so strongly believes in. It is a deceptively ...

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Virginia Organizing Kicks Off ‘Stand with Women’ Campaign Across Commonwealth

Virginia Organizing Kicks Off ‘Stand with Women’ Campaign Across Commonwealth

Roanoke, Va.—Virginia Organizing kicked off the “Stand with Women” campaign across the Commonwealth with a series of local women’s roundtables in Danville, Waynesboro, Petersburg, ...

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Agency that got its start in SWVa. celebrates two decades of success

Agency that got its start in SWVa. celebrates two decades of success

BY ALLIE ROBINSON GIBSON | BRISTOL HERALD COURIER ABINGDON, Va. — In 1994, a community organizer came across the border from Kentucky into Southwest Virginia and started talking t ...

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