Power and Light


This past May Rev. Antal rode his bike to Washington, D.C., with Interfaith Power and Light (IPL). The UUCRT is a member congregation of the New York chapter of IPL. Rev. Antal will share about his ride, along with the history and purpose of IPL, and explore what member congregations like the UUCRT are doing, or can do.


Works Cited


Works Cited/ For further reading


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Gore, A. (2019). “The Climate Crisis Is the Battle of Our Time, and We Can Win.” New York Times. September 20, 2019. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/20/opinion/al-gore-climate-change.html?searchResultPosition=1

Institute for Policy Studies. (2018). The Souls of Poor Folkhttps://ips-dc.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/PPC-Audit-Full-410835a.pdf

Interfaith Power and Light. https://www.interfaithpowerandlight.org/about/mission-history/.

Markey-Lieu House Resolution 669. https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/669

McCoy, C. and Bender,W. (2019). “Refinery explosion: How Philly dodged a catastrophe.” Philadelphia Inquirer. June 29, 2019.  https://www.inquirer.com/news/philadelphia-refinery-fire-explosion-timeline-hero-rescuers-20190629.html

Savabieasfahani, F. Basher Ahamadani, A. Mahdavi Damghani. (2019) Living near an active U.S. military base in Iraq is associated with significantly higher hair thorium and increased likelihood of congenital anomalies in infants and children. Environmental Pollution, pages 113070.

Scarry, E. (2016). Thermonuclear Monarchy: Choosing Between Democracy and Doom. W. W. Norton & Company.

Union of Concerned Scientists. (2012). Cooler Smarter: Practical Steps for Low-Carbon Living.  Island Press;  6th edition.

United Nations. International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons 26 September.  https://www.un.org/en/events/nuclearweaponelimination/

UUA Statement of Conscience. (2006). Threat of Global Warming/Climate Change. https://www.uua.org/action/statements/threat-global-warmingclimate-change