Green New Deal

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Canadian climate activists participated in Powershift: Young and Rising—a massive youth climate convergence in Ottawa in February 2019.
"This is a moment when we can implement measures to help boost the economy, create jobs, and build climate resilience."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Naomi Klein, author of the 2007 book The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism, takes on "coronavirus capitalism" in a new video from The Intercept. (Image: iStock/GettyImages/With overlay)
"We know what Trump's plan is: a pandemic shock doctrine... But the end of this...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Biden Rally
Activists from various groups interrupted the campaign event to highlight the...


Needing a reprieve from El Paso's lunacy - journos attacked, babies executed, a Green New Deal that will ban cows and air travel - let us honor Abraham Lincoln, born on this day in 1809. (So was Charles Darwin, but Trump's never cited him, likely 'cause he's never heard of him.) Today, Lincoln resonates more than ever, from "If you want to test a man's character, give him power" to the power of we the people: "If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves."