labor hostility to GND will backfire…union busting from the left?//Labor Unions Are Skeptical of the Green New Deal, and They Want Activists to Hear Them Out

The stance of many labor unions against the green movement, or the Green New Deal, is very shortsighted. The world is getting frantic. Kneejerk labor unions will end up losing support on the left and/or starting a war there. We will end up in the an even more hopeless situation that we are in now: union busting from the left. We can easily avoid this, but the narrow vision of many labor honchos should be called out forthwhith. And many in the elite green movement are incapable of understanding the issue.
Labor leaders need to study ecological socialism and create a social blueprint able to avoid such a collision…

Source: Labor Unions Are Skeptical of the Green New Deal, and They Want Activists to Hear Them Out

idiot union bosses fighting GND?///The Green Revolution (New Deal) Is the Only Realistic Option

Leaders of working class labor orgs need to get smart in a hurry: the dangers to working class interests are real but the dangers of climate change are even worse. We need a new kind of labor movement that can assess the route to a no-growth stable socialism where the basics of economic populism are guaranteed but possibly under reduced circumstances. If labor can’t evade a collision with green issues they will cripple their own movement and destroy working class consciousness. Continue reading “idiot union bosses fighting GND?///The Green Revolution (New Deal) Is the Only Realistic Option”