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Food Justice

jackie, August 2, 2018

What is Food Justice?   Food justice calls for foods to be fresh, nutritious, affordable, culturally-appropriate, and grown locally with care for the well-being of the land, workers, and animals. The food justice movement is in response to the problematic distribution, consumption, and production of food. Food justice calls attention to the the impact of… Read more »

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VA Energy Plan

jackie, July 31, 2018

Join FACS at the Virginia Energy Plan listening session. The listening session will give Governor Northam the opportunity to hear from local residents and stakeholders. Interfaith Power & Light (DC.MD.NoVA) and Faith Alliance for Climate Solutions have created the VA Energy Plan Talking Points for Public Comments: Resources for Faith Testifiers for those wanting to attend! This resource… Read more »

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Scott Peterson, FACS Treasurer and co-founder, writes op-ed on Fairfax County’s new energy strategy

meg, July 23, 2018

  Get ready for more sweltering summers in Fairfax County https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/get-ready-for-more-sweltering-summers-in-fairfax-county/2018/07/20/03f45f3e-86d1-11e8-8f6c-46cb43e3f306_story.html?utm_term=.a502bedccfb9    Scott Peterson is co-founder of Faith Alliance for Climate Solutions and a member of the Unitarian-Universalist Congregation of Fairfax. Feel like the summers are hotter than they used to be? It’s not your imagination. Since 1970, the number of days above 95 degrees in… Read more »