UKAN's Environmental Team will be meeting on July 5th at 6PM at Key Largo Park, in the pavilions by the tennis courts, if anyone is interested in helping to re-invigorate a Green Keys Initiative! We will be delving into single use plastic issues as well as how to help make the Keys holistically a more … Continue reading Environmental Team Meeting- Wednesday, July 5th
UKAN IN THE NEWS! In case you missed it, UKAN's Coconut campaign made the front page of the Free Press. One of our coconuts and photos of the meeting with hundreds of coconuts displayed were included along with an article describing out efforts to gain Curbelo's attention. You can reach the article in the Keys … Continue reading June Meeting- THIS Wednesday, June 21st!
►May 20th, 2017 @ 3:00--5th Annual March Against Monsanto Omni / Adrienne Arsht Center Metromover Station ►After Party Following 4:30 PM at Toejam Backlot. in Wynwood. In light of the Bayer/Monsanto Merger -- Help us make this the biggest and best march ever! Come together! We must be the change we wish to see! Calling all eaters, … Continue reading LET’S MARCH AGAINST MONSANTO ON MAY 20TH IN MIAMI!
In particular, this event will be promoting an end to the Sabal Trail Pipeline and expansion of offshore oil drilling in the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Coast. The closest organized event to Key Largo is Matheson Hammock in Coral Gables. There will also be an event at Smathers Beach in Key West. The … Continue reading HANDS ACROSS THE SAND EVENT (May 20th)- Come show support of renewable energy and that it’s time to leave dirty fossil fuels in the ground!
From Social Justice Team Leaders: Several of us from UKAN Social Justice are going. Please get in touch with Sarah (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you want to car pool. I plan to get there for the March at 1 PM. I will leave Key Largo about noon. May 1: Stand with immigrants in Homestead On Monday, May … Continue reading May Day March for Immigrants
Let's meet at the pavilion by the tennis courts in Key Largo Park. Thanks and hope to see you there!
Hey Friends, Today was the last committee day in the Florida legislative session. It's been an unpredictable two months, but even I was surprised when a majority of the Senators in the Rules Committee either voted in favor of Senate Bill 1238 or gave their tacit approval by abstaining. And after my surprise came anger: after … Continue reading Important Message from Floridians Against Fracking Coordinator
Just a reminder...the Social Justice Team is meeting at Denny’s in KL on 4/26 at 6:30 Pm. All Social Justice folks and any interested UKANers are invited to attend. See you there!
Negotiations are down to the wire on a must-pass budget bill. Some members of Congress continue to talk about sneaking in so-called “riders" that could threaten the survival of Net Neutrality. These riders would flat out prevent the FCC from enforcing the Net Neutrality rules. Congressional leaders need to hear from you TODAY! Call them … Continue reading Net Neutrality Threatened! Act Now!
Click headline to see photo of UKAN activists beside Highway 1, MM 102 (in front of Murray Nelson Government Center) on "tax day" (April 18).