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Alec Loorz, founder of Kids vs Global Warming, named the first recipient of the Coretta Scott King A.N.G.E.L. Award, Advancing Nonviolence through Generations of Exceptional Leadership.  Alec and the City of Birmingham's 100 Days of Non-Violence Campaign were the individual and organization recipients from Bernice King, Dr and Mrs Martin Luther King's daughter and the King Center presented the Award during Martin Luther King weekend in Atlanta GA.  Watch the video of Alec's Speech.

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Thom Hartmann Show, May 2012

CNN, April 2010

CBS Early Show, September 2009

MSNBC, Dylan Ratagin Show, May 17, 2011

ABC7 Cool Kid Award, 2008

MSNBC, Dylan Ratagin Show, May 17, 2011


YES! Magazine, 

People Magazine, April 2010

Outside Magazine, 

Atlantic Monthly, May 2012

Good Magazine, Why 16 Yr Old Alec Loorz is Suing Govt, May 2011

Truth Out, May 7, 2012

Teaching NASA Eyes on the Earth, My Summer of Curiosity and Wonder by Alec Loorz, 2012

Teaching Tolerance,

Southern Poverty Law

Center 2012

Blogs & Newspapers
R​​adio Interviews

17 Year Old Activist Sues United States Government Over Climate Change​

Majority Report, Public Radio

National Geographic, Interview with Alec Loorz.  August 2010.   

NPR, Sustainability News Alec Loorz and Victoria Loorz

Shared Visions Radio.  Alec Loorz and Josh Gorman.

The Power of One, BURN an energy journal, 2012

Sierra Club Radio.  Alec Loorz Interview.

Carbon Capture Report, Alec Loorz, 252 articles.


Living on Earth. Progressive Radio International, Teenager Sues Uncle Sam Over Climate Inaction.  May 20, 2011

CSR Wire.  An Earth-Friendly Jurisprudence.

PRI.  Here and Now program, June 22 2011.  Kids vs Global Warming Sues the Government for the Environmant



NYT.  Young Activists Sue Over GHG Emissions, May 2011

Victoria Loorz, Huffington Post.  I Will Be Marching on Mother’s Day

NYTimes DotEarth Blog. Generation E  Innovating - Motivating

Daily Kos.  iMatter.  Kids Getting Involved in the Solution.    2008

Knowledge @Wharton. Akilah Sanders-Reed:  The Voice of a Green Generation    Alec Loorz- The Next Al Gore?   2008  Tck Tck Tck Partner Spotlight Alec Loorz  Kids vs Global Warming "The Lawsuit"

PRI.  Here and Now program, June 22 2011.  Kids vs Global Warming Sues the Government for the Environmant

Think Progress.  Imatter March Activism.  May 7, 2011

Gail Sheehy, USA Today.  A moment of "Turth" set one teen on a path of activism.  May 2012


Inspire My Kids.  Climate-Change Lawsuit – Fighting for a Better Tomorrow

Stuart Bramhall Generation Z Activism | The Most Revolutionary Act

PlanetSave.  Kids Suing U.S. Over Climate Change Inaction


Slate.  XX Factor:  What women really think.  Kids vs the Government, May 2011

Climate Lawyers.  Climate Change Litigation/ The Second Wave - Our Children's Trust

Goes to Washington | Climate Lawyers

The Wild Magazine, Alec Loorz Sues Government, 2012

Fox News 16 Yr Old Climate Activist to speak at UofU, Feb 2011

Grist, The young and the restless:  kids sue government over climate change.  2012

Treehugger, Sharon Smith.  How One Kid is Combatting Climate Change, 2011

Solutions Journal.  The Next Generation Takes on Climate Change by Alec Loorz, 2010



Industry Leaders Support work of iMatter

Brower Youth Award, 2009

Ted Turner speaks out for iMatter March

Al Gore Speaks to Youth, Introduces Alec Loorz