Tagged: green jobs
The solar and wind industries are generating new jobs as fossil fuel companies fire thousands of workers.
Why should we maintain our grossly expensive military-industrial complex when tax dollars are so desperately needed at home?
Throwing the nation over the climate cliff will make our current fiscal challenges look like a minor bump in the road.
The ongoing bonanza in the U.S. hydraulic fracturing industry marks a dangerous misstep on the road to U.S. energy independence.
To pay for a jobs program to save our economy, millionaires and billionaires should start paying their fair share of taxes.
The U.S. military is beginning to see climate change as a security threat, but the government isn't making it a high enough priority.
The gap between federal spending on military as opposed to climate security has narrowed but compared to China our progress is meager.
We need to update the Johnny Paycheck song for this era of high unemployment and high military spending.
We should cut the military budget and use that money to fund our transition to a greener economy.
How can we come out of this recession with a manufacturing sector and a workforce that are globally competitive, that produce things that people need in the new green economy?