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A Tale of Two Cities... and Two Global Work Parties!

Denver and Atlanta are two very different cities, but on October 10, 2010, they had something in common with each other and over 7,000 communities in 188 countries around the world.  On 10/10/10, young people in these two cities came together to participate in Global Work Parties inspired by 350.org and organized by community leaders and volunteers whose collective efforts resulted in the most widespread demonstration of climate solutions EVER!  Whether exchanging old incandescent bulbs for newer, more efficient compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs), planting trees or creating a video message to elected officials about the urgent need for clean energy, the message was clear: "We are getting to work to address the climate crisis and so should ALL WORLD LEADERS."