“The forests of the Pacific Northwest are a world-class natural climate solution. It is time that we started treating them as such.”
Source: 50+ Groups Across US Northwest Unveil Green New Deal Vision for Region’s Vital Forests | Common Dreams News
World-renowned dissident Noam Chomsky and economist Robert Pollin discuss the state of the planet on the 51st Earth Day.
Source: Noam Chomsky and Robert Pollin: Green New Deal Is Essential for Human Survival
“Texas is the perfect example of what happens when our politicians cater to fossil fuel executives instead of the young people who have been… warning of an impending climate emergency like this.”
Source: As Millions in Texas Lack Safe Water, Sunrise Movement Rallies at State Capitol Demanding Green New Deal | Common Dreams News
In a show of progressive power and solidarity that organizers hope will make President-elect Joe Biden take notice—and take action—a coalition of frontline Indigenous activists, union organizers,
Source: Indigenous and Progressive Activists and Lawmakers Plan Rally at DNC to Push Biden in Greener Direction | Common Dreams News
One would be foolish to count out the left… In response to the cataclysm occasioned by the coronavirus, three lines of thinking are emerging.One is that the emergency necessitates extraordinary
Source: The Race to Replace a Dying Neoliberalism | Common Dreams Views
“This is a moment when we can implement measures to help boost the economy, create jobs, and build climate resilience.”
Source: Global Green New Deal Supporters Urge World Leaders to Learn From Coronavirus to Tackle Climate Crisis | Common Dreams News
Ten years after the publication of their first plan for powering the world with wind, water, and solar, researchers offer an updated vision of the steps that 143 countries around the world can take to attain 100% clean, renewable energy by the year 2050. The new roadmaps, publishing December 20 in the journal One Earth, follow up on previous work that formed the basis for the energy portion of the U.S.
Source: Plan for a Global Green New Deal | Portside