Environment

State Revenues, Attacks on Jobs and Services, and Our Resistance

VSEA analyst Adam Norton discusses the Collapse of State Revenues and Possible Cuts in Jobs and Public Services; Stephanie Yu, of the Public Assets Institute, reports on how the Crises' Affect Vermonters' Livelihoods; and Vermont AFL-CIO President David Van Deusen calls for

Depression? What Kind of Recovery & From Sanders to Democratic Socialism

Transformative Green New Deal Growth Program

Robert Pollin, professor of economics at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and founding co-director of its Political Economy Research Institute (PERI), explains that the Green New Deal isn’t just about saving the planet; it’s about doing so in a way that builds the power of working people and erodes inequality.

Howie Hawkins, Green Party presidential candidate speaks

Howie Hawkins, a leading Green Party candidate for president, explains that Implementing the Green New Deal will require ecosocialism—social ownership in key sectors in order to democratically plan the coordinated reconstruction of all economic sectors for ecological sustainability. The Green New Deal encompasses an Economic Bill of Rights and a Green Economy Reconstruction, and Howie explains how we would pay for it.

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