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Green New Deal

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With the coal industry dying, public officials are promoting fracking and petrochemicals. Activists are working to demonstrate that the region’s real economic future is green. Read more

Energy and the Environment

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The 2010s saw a surge in activism. Here are some of the highlights. Read more

Civil Rights in America

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Like the original New Deal, a Green New Deal can be a long deferred source of national planning for regional economic and environmental balance. Read more

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A socially just Green New Deal is far more feasible than skeptics think, as policy and technology. The challenge is the politics. Read more

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Jason Schneider

The urgent is attainable, and at entirely affordable cost. Read more

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How the first New Deal remade America Read more

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In the face of a federal default on climate, the initiative passes to governors. Read more

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Jason Schneider

Electric cars will eventually be all cars, but the speed by which they displace conventional cars will depend on making them affordable for low- and middle-income drivers. Read more

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A short Q&A with the environmentalist and founder of 350.org Read more

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Industrial strategy is back. Let’s use it to tackle the greatest challenge of our time. Read more

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Derrick Z. Jackson

Priority for abused communities must pervade every aspect of a Green New Deal. Read more

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Many see nuclear power as a necessary part of any carbon-neutral mix. The reality isn’t so simple. Read more

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Jason Schneider

A clean economy is affordable—and the costs of inaction are incalculable. Read more

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Steve Brodner

How Bank Switching Makes Good Sense Read more

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Extinction Rebellion’s solution to climate stalemate involves a radical change to how government works. Read more

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Jason Schneider

The Green New Deal needs to replace corporate trade and industrial policies with ones that put people and the planet first. Read more

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Jason Schneider

What will it take to restore the popular faith in government that a green transition requires? Read more

Green New Deal

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A carbon tax can work if we fairly distribute the proceeds. Read more

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Jason Schneider

Water helps restore and cool the land. It’s one more natural element we have plundered and need to reclaim. Read more

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It can create millions of jobs. It can compensate old-economy workers who lose theirs. It can rebuild America. Read more

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