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'Green News Report' Special Coverage: The Green New Deal --- what's in it, what's not, and what happens next...
Naomi Klein talks the basics of the Green New Deal and the processes that will help support it or harm it.
Daniel Aldana Cohen explains that climate change and the economy are, fundamentally, the same story and recognizing that opens new solutions to both problems.
Can the Democrats come together to fight for what the US people need? Climate change is here and we need leaders.
Building a bigger "WE" The old new deal didn't include everyone, that's why the GND needs to approach more inclusion.
‘The Green New Deal will leave us better off economically than we are today.’ — Listen to economist J.W. Mason explain why it just makes sense to support the development of inclusive, sustainable industries.
Thea Riofrancos connecting the Green New Deal with the fundamental principles of freedom and important a just transition for labor in the next economy
The politics of our current system are changing, and the Green New deal is at the forefront of that change.
Daniel Aldana Cohen explains the legacy of racism from the original New Deal that we must not repeat.
The original New Deal took radical economic action, its time to do the same for the Green New Deal.
What does the Green New Deal look like, and who will have the power in the new system? Varshini Prakash of the Sunrise Movement sees The Green New Deal on the horizon.
David Roberts joins to discuss the Green New Deal and how capitalism is failing us and the planet. It's important to keep the conversation open.
Kate Aronoff joins to discuss Green New Deal. To tackle a huge issue like climate change you need a huge vision of reformatting society.
Ch. 14: The Green New Deal must not make the same racist mistakes of the New Deal - V from Central New York
Ch. 15: Be excited about what AOC may accomplish, not about her as a person - V from Central New York
Ch. 16: Race should be considered first rather than last - Grant from Nashville
Ch. 17: Final comments teasing the bonus episode which is available to everyone for free at Patreon.com/BestOfTheLeft
Attend/promote Sunrise Movement's 9 stop national tour: "Road to a Green New Deal"
Support and get involved with Sunrise Movement
Call Congress: Tell them you support The Green New Deal (Capitol Switchboard: 202-225-3121)
EDUCATE YOURSELF & SHARE
The Democratic Party Wants to Make Climate Policy Exciting (The Atlantic)
Written by BOTL Communications Director Amanda Hoffman
MUSIC (Blue Dot Sessions):
- Opening Theme: Loving Acoustic Instrumental by John Douglas Orr
- Blue Jay - Feathers
- A Burst of Light - Delray
- Celestial Navigation - Aeronaut
- Donder - Darby
- Heartland Flyer - The Balloonist
- Streamer - Arc and Crecent
- Hundred Mile-No Guitar - K2
- Horizon Liner - The Pine Barrens
- Moon Bicycle Theme - American Moon Bicycle
- Wingspan - Bayou Birds
- Yarrow and Root - The Bulwark
- UpUpUp and Over - The Balloonist
- Voicemail Music: Low Key Lost Feeling Electro by Alex Stinnent
- Closing Music: Upbeat Laid Back Indie Rock by Alex Stinnent
Produced by Jay! Tomlinson
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