Green New Deal

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Camp Fire
"A bold climate plan must call for a ban on fracking and all new fossil fuel infrastructure, and a swift and just transition to 100 percent clean, renewable energy across all sectors of the economy."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Rep. Frank Pallone (D-N.J.)
"This framework should really be called the Dirty Future Act. In every way...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Woolsey Fire
As one volunteer put it, if we don't #StopTheMoneyPipeline that...


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."