Green New Deal

Common Dreams staff
A livestreamed and in-depth conversation with youth and indigenous leaders to discuss "our best hope for a sustainable planet."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
Sanders has introduced a $16.3 trillion Green New Deal plan to avert climate...
Jake Johnson, staff writer
The 35,000-member union called the transformative proposal "our best hope to...


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."