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Updates on the LNG Issue

As many of you know, the Puyallup Tribe and concerned residents of Tacoma and beyond have been fighting Puget Sound Energy’s Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) facility for years now. In reality it is a fracked methane gas refinery (also producing…

Black History Month

By Janeen Provazek Shared during our February General Meeting that observed Black History Month. This month is Black History Month, a time to honor Blacks’ many contributions to our world and remind us of their history, from kidnapped slaves to…

Washington Can’t Wait

The WA Can’t Wait Campaign is building a grassroots movement across Washington to pressure our legislature in the 2021 legislative session to pass major updates to the Growth Management Act that would incorporate policy to address climate change, affordable housing…

Joining the Tacoma Light Trail

350 Tacoma is joining the Tacoma Light Trail ! This weekend we put up an installation involving our luminary insect puppets. The light trail is from 5-9pm each night through Jan 24 and features many displays scattered around downtown. Ours…

2020 Year End Report

Wow. What a year that was. COVID-19. Social distancing. Black Lives Matter. The Election. Despite all that we were able to accomplish a fair amount, and honored to stand in defense of Black lives, and we hope you’ll take moment…

Detainees on Hunger Strike at NWDC

La Resistencia NW continues to advocate for the detainees at the NW Detention Center here in Tacoma, particularly those who are on a hunger strike against the horrible conditions they face inside. Now they are calling for the immediate release…

Tacoma Climate Solidarity Event

On December 10, at 1pm, a broad coalition of Tacoma organizations staged a COVID-sensitive Shoe Strike for Climate in front of the Tacoma Municipal Building at 747 Market Street, demanding that the City take action on the climate crisis. In…