Green New Deal

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May 10, 2019
Mining in Kailo. Photo: Julien Harneis/Wikimedia Commons

Why mining justice must be central to the Green New Deal

Brent Patterson
Given that coal drove the Industrial Revolution of the 19th century, we need to guard against the abuses that could come with the mining of rare earth minerals for the green industrial revolution.
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Apr 28, 2019
Twitter photo by Extinction Rebellion.

The five elements of Extinction Rebellion's strategy

Brent Patterson
After two weeks of highly-visible occupations of landmarks in London, UK, what’s the theory of change behind Extinction Rebellion and can it be applied to calls for a 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.
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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.
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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.
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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.

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