Jane Fonda has announced the launch of a special campaign group to defeat the ongoing pro-fossil fuel politicians.
The veteran American actress has vowed to “do whatever it takes” to ensure climate champions are elected at all levels of government.
On Wednesday, she announced the Jane Fonda Political Action Committee and urged fans to donate.
In an online statement, Fonda said the move “may be the most important thing I do in my life.”
The PAC is focused on one goal: Do what it takes to defeat fossil fuel advocates and elect climate champions at all levels of government.Jane Fonda
“Dear friends, today I am launching a new effort to stem the tide of climate change and address the overwhelming influence of the fossil fuel industry on our political system. ,” she said.
“It’s called the Jane Fonda Climate PAC.
“PACs are focused on one goal: Do what it takes to defeat fossil fuel advocates and elect climate champions at all levels of government.”
The actress, who has starred in Hollywood films such as Klute, Coming Home, and Nine To Five, continued: “I’m not taking this lightly, but I feel like this might be the most important thing I do in my life.
“Greta Thunberg warned that our house was on fire. So it’s time we fight the fire or in this case against the dollar against the dollar.”
Fonda, who is also known for her years of activism, also put her name in an open letter condemning the funding of a gas pipeline in Canada, along with dozens of other celebrities.
https://www.independent.ie/entertainment/movies/jane-fonda-announces-launch-of-anti-fossil-fuel-action-committee-41456648.html Jane Fonda announces launch of action committee against fossil fuel use