What coal country needs is a just transition from a corporate-controlled extractive economy to a community-driven Green New Deal.Read more
In order to avert a climate catastrophe, we must transition away from fossil fuels to a clean energy economy. On both a domestic and a global level, climate change hurts poor people and communities of color first and worst, so we seek solutions that center economic and racial justice as critical components of addressing climate change.
Phyllis Bennis joins Fire Drill Fridays to draw attention to the intricate connection between war, militarism, and the climate emergency.Read more
Policies that aren’t rooted in Indigenous communities can cause many of the same oppressive outcomes as extraction.Read more
From Brazil to India to the United States, extractive industries have aligned themselves with authoritarian governments waging war on minority populations.Read more
Millions of young people around the world join global strike to demand climate action ahead of United Nations Climate Summit.Read more
For just over 10 percent of a single year’s military spending, we could build enough green electricity for every household in the country.Read more
Youth are demanding a Green New Deal and a sustainable economy. We can start by drastically reducing military spending and shifting defense funds toward renewable energy.Read more