WHAT’S THE FUSS OVER THE ‘GREEN NEW DEAL’

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has become the lightning rod of conservative talk shows after introducing a Green New Deal resolution to Congress. The concept is not new. Thomas Freidman coined the idea of a Green New Deal in his book, Hot, Flat, and Crowded in 2007 and British economist Richard Murphy founded the Green New Deal Group the same year. Yet, Ms. Ocasio-Cortez’s resolution has been met with overwhelming skepticism and mockery from the right. The Green New Deal that Ocasio-Cortez has submitted to Congress can be download on this link and recommends action in Read More …