The Green New Deal: How to fix the economy without breaking the planet

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We’ve all heard the excuse that fighting climate change will cost jobs. But a handful of politicians, including Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Randy Bryce, are rebutting that argument with a new package of policies that pairs labor programs with climate action. It’s called the Green New Deal, and you can learn all about it in our Green New Video.

This story was originally published by Grist with the headline The Green New Deal: How to fix the economy without breaking the planet on Nov 5, 2018.