As you can see by this list, Green Day are no “minority” when it comes to banding together to help save the environment. But instead of paying environmental causes mere lip service, they’ve paired up with the Natural Resources Defense Council to try to make a real impact on the way we live.
The pairing sees the band encouraging their fans to do everything from lobbying congress to create more “green” jobs to letting President Obama know that you support clean energy. (We hear Billie Joe Armstrong has got the guy on BlackBerry Messenger).
Furthermore, you can visit the collaborative profile page between Green Day and this environmental action group to learn what you can do to make a difference, donate money directly or learn about why this cause is so important to the band members themselves. All of which proves that these guys sure have come a long with since they made this video in a Berkeley apartment in 1994.
[Full article at Myspace]