October 27th, 2009
By Barbara Kessler
Green Right Now
It could be colder in Boston this time of year. With overnight lows in the upper 40s, itâ€™s not the worst or best condition for sleeping outside.
Still, thatâ€™s what dozens of college students and environmental activists across the state have decided to do to make a point about clean energy and press Gov. Deval Patrick to promote a bill that would power Massachusetts with 100 percent clean energy by 2020.
The students, organized through the student-led Leadership Campaign began their â€śsleep outâ€ť protest this past weekend with about 70 students and community members sleeping out in Boston Common