The Burden Film Screening And Expert Panel In Coronado

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Citizens Climate Lobby says
The Burden is the first documentary of its kind to tell the story of our dependence on fossil fuels as the greatest long­‐term national security threat confronting the U.S., and how the military is leading our transition away from oil. Filmaker Roger Sorkin imagines the American triple play of this century — to improve national security, create jobs, and protect the environment. The troops are crying out, in the words of Gen. James Mattis, “to unleash us from the tether of fuel.” But is Congress listening?

Come join us for the second of 3 screenings in San Diego County of the film,

THE BURDEN: Fossil Fuels, the Military and National Security

by Roger Sorkin

Screening will be followed by a panel discussion moderated by Casey Tanaka, Mayor of Coronado featuring:

- Len Hering, Rear Admiral US Navy, retired and Exectutive Director of the Ceneter for Sustainable Energy

- Mark Reynolds, Executive Director of Citizens' Climate Lobby and Citizens' Climate Education

-Andrea Marr, Vice President of Energy Services at Regatta Solutions, served as the Gunnery Officer on two deployments in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and as a Nuclear Engineering Officer for a third deployment

- Emily Trentacoste is the Outreach Coordinator for the NOAA Fisheries Office of Aquaculture. She has worked extensively with the biomass community, including Sapphire Energy and the Algae Biomass Organization, on bioenergy research and policy, and continues to collaborate regularly with the Department of Energy.

For more information on THE BURDEN and to watch the trailer, go to
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By: Citizens Climate Lobby

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