Green New Deal

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Mar 12, 2019

Making the energy transition in a decade

Penney Kome
We have 12 years to curb climate breakdown. Experts supplied the science. Now youth and the increasingly militant climate justice movement are keeping up the pressure.
Blog
Mar 7, 2019

What is a 'made in Canada' Green New Deal?

Cam Fenton
Aurore Fauret
Atiya Jaffar
Clayton Thomas-Muller
Katie Perfitt
Jennifer Deol
Emma Jackson
A Green New Deal for Canada must work in service of real reconciliation with Indigenous peoples while enshrining dignity, justice, and equity for all.
Blog
Mar 1, 2019
Photo: niekverlaan/Pixabay

The art and magic of the non-reformist reform

John Foran
The Green New Deal offers us an opportunity to radicalize youth -- and the climate justice movement more broadly -- to consider ecosocialism, and system change not climate change.
Blog
Mar 1, 2019
Hundreds gather in San Francisco with the youth led Sunrise Movement. Photo: Peg Hunter/Flickr

Environmental justice and the Green New Deal

Jennifer Scarlott
If fossil capitalism is to lose the fight, it must be met by ecosocialism embodied in the strongest possible counterforce of environmental justice organizations and allies.
Blog
Feb 28, 2019
Hundreds gather in San Francisco with the youth led Sunrise Movement. Photo: Peg Hunter/Flickr

Want a Green New Deal? Organize labour!

Ted Franklin
Labour's skepticism is the elephant in the room confronting organizers fighting for a Green New Deal ambitious enough to avoid catastrophic climate change.
Blog
Feb 27, 2019
Participants in Sunrise Movement protest in Washington. Photo: Becker1999/Flickr

A call to critically support the Green New Deal

Brad Hornick
The challenge is an immense one. Emergency response to a crisis means there is no longer any time for gradual, incremental or "non-disruptive" reductions in emissions.

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