Tag: Green New Deal
We need strong firewalls separating Big Oil and other polluters from climate policy making.
A network of public banks including a central bank operated as a public utility could similarly fund a U.S. Green New Deal – without raising taxes, driving up the federal debt, or inflating prices.
The youth-led movement builds on the momentum of the increasingly Black and Brown leadership behind the Green New Deal.
"The global climate strike this Friday is gearing up to be one of the biggest environmental protests the world has ever seen."
Sen. Feinstein has direct financial interests in the same fossil fuel companies that the Green New Deal threatens.
The leading force behind this wave of action is an organization called Sunrise Movement, which launched in 2016 with the immediate goal of making ambitious climate action a key issue in last year’s midterm elections.
When we talk about the Green New Deal, let’s forget the labels and talk about how to mount an effort up to the existential challenges of our time.
"This wouldn't have happened if it weren't for the young Kentuckians who took an enormous risk to confront #OilMoneyMitch both in Kentucky and DC. When the youth lead, we win."
"All we want is for him to put our lives above the interests of his campaign donors."
Howie Hawkins said he is forming an exploratory committee to seek the nomination for president for the Green Party of the United States. This is major news for the Green Party and the national political debate.