People's Rally for Climate Justice

September 24; 7:30 AM

National Mall between 3rd and 7th Streets, Washington, D.C.

Note: this information is updated from what was previously published in the September newsletter and on this web site.

(Location is short walk from several Metro stops & from Washington's Union Station.)

Pope Francis will address Congress on September 24 and plans to discuss his recent climate-change encyclical  Laudato Si': On Care for our Common Home. A People's Rally for Climate Justice is planned for that morning at 7:30 AM on the National Mall. While many rally details are not yet final, there likely will be prominent speakers and musicians; and Pope Francis may view the rally from the Capitol's west side after his speech. For additional details, check the rally web site at      (This information is from the Sierra Club/Great Falls Group.)