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Mother Earth, Father Time, Boy Elroy(1 post)
|Mother Earth, Father Time, Boy Elroy||128|
May 24, 2001 1:36 PM
|A call to personal action in the face of a plan to plunder environmental
for the sake of a few more kilo-watts.
> --------- Forwarded message ----------
> ROLL YOUR OWN BLACKOUT THE FIRST DAY OF SUMMER,
> JUNE 21, 2001, THURSDAY EVENING, 7 - 10 p.m. worldwide, all time zones
> In protest of George W. Bush's energy policies and lack of emphasis on
> efficiency, conservation and alternative fuels, there will be a
> rolling blackout on the first day of summer, June 21, from 7p.m.-10 p.m.
> any time zone (this will roll it across the planet). It is a simple
> protest and a symbolic act: Just turn out your lights from 7-10 p.m. on
> June 21. Unplug whatever you can unplug in your house. Stroll through
> your neighborhood, tell ghost stories, watch for the first star in the
> sky, sing rounds, play hide and seek in the twilight, light a candle for
> all that's right with this world, have fun with the dark and enjoy an
> evening that is television free.
> Please remove the sender's name, then forward this email as widely as
> possible to your government representatives and environmental
> contacts. Let them know we want global education, participation and
> funding in conservation, efficiency and alternative fuel efforts -- and
> end to over exploitation and misuse of the earth's resources."