“Can we imagine a different way of being on the earth? Can we imagine our way into a world where we can say, and live by, the words Enough. We have enough? Can we imagine our way into a world where we change our ideas and behaviors so that the earth can live?” These are […]
Last week, Democratic National Committee Chair Tom Perez informed Washington Governor and candidate for the Democratic nomination for President Jay Inslee that the DNC would not hold a debate focused on the issue of climate change. Perez went further, saying that the DNC would ban any candidate who participated in any such debate sponsored by […]
Jan interviews Grace Carpenter and Ella Kuntsman, organizers of the Youth Climate Strike at Madison West High School, about their work on climate change and their presentation of a Green New Deal at the Madison City Council this past week.
The federal government moves slowly and answers to many fossil fuel lobbies, so many states are starting local “Green New Deal” programs to move ahead in this area. Anthony Rogers Wright from the Center for Sustainable Energy talks with Jan about local movements in Oregon and other states and localities.