On Monday April 22nd, hundreds of Iowans will gather in Des Moines to listen to stories of loss to climate change and hope that can be found in the Green New Deal. The truth is that most Americans want changes such as clean air and water, jobs in renewable energy, and preparing our infrastructure for the changing planet. As part of a greater American tour, this event in Des Moines will inspire and equip attendees to truly be the change that is necessary to move the Green New Deal forward.
WHAT: A celebration and call to action featuring musical performances, art, and compelling speeches from young people, political, and movement leaders at the forefront of the environmental justice movement.
WHEN: Monday, April 22nd at 7:00 pm CT
WHERE: Sheslow Auditorium, 2507 University Ave. Des Moines, IA 50311. Tickets will be available at sunrisemovement.org/tour.
WHO: Sunrise Movement, Iowa CCI, and hundreds of Iowans are making this event possible.
WHY: To tell people about the Green New Deal and give them the tools and resources to pressure their policymakers to get behind it.