I had planned to attend the Peoples Climate March a few weeks ago, and walked around the edges in downtown Portland. But then I left. The event concept is heartfelt, the idea that instead of everyone marching on Washington and all the associated airplane, bus and car travel that it would take to travel there (thank you Bill McKibbin, 350 .org), instead, on one day, there are over 1500 separate actions, marches, and demonstrations in cities and around the world. 1,006 more words