Some labor leaders have already scorched proposals like the Green New Deal even as affected sectors continue to lose jobs.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.
Transportation network services have resisted regulations on workers’ rights, traffic safety, and the environment. The public shouldn’t subsidize them.Read more
In deeply unequal societies, the rich and powerful never feel the environmental pain.Read more
Trump’s federal budget proposal is the largest in history. It includes a massive military budget, funded through cuts to programs that help poor and middle-class Americans.Read more
Metro’s plan to subsidize its own competition will hurt the planet, public transit, and the working people who rely on it.Read more
Trump is requesting an unprecedented level of military spending.Read more
If we redirected the trillions spent on fruitless wars, funding Medicare for All and a Green New Deal is perfectly realisticRead more