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Changing the Narrative on Climate Change

At the first Designing A Green New Deal conference, essayist Mary Annaïse Heglar explains the role of storytelling and emotion in the fight for climate…

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Raising Expectations (And Lowering Carbon Emissions)

At the first Designing A Green New Deal conference, labor and environmental organizer Jane McAlevey explains what strikes, war, and globalization have to do with…

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DNC Kills Climate Debate Compromise

Days after rejecting the proposal to sanction debate focused on the climate crisis, the DNC voted 222-137 against allowing candidates to participate in even a…

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Sunrise Sits In at DNC Headquarters, Demanding Climate Debate

The day before the first Democratic debate in Miami, dozens gathered at the DNC to demand a climate debate. They say they plan to stay…

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Baltimore Considers Income-Based Water Billing

Residents testified in support of the bill, but the Department of Public Works is not on board—they have a different affordability measure in mind The…

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Does Baltimore Need a Green New Deal?

The Sunrise Movement’s Baltimore hub held a town hall on how a federal Green New Deal could help Baltimore—especially Baltimore’s most vulnerable residents The post…

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AOC & Bernie Join Sunrise Movement in DC Town Hall

At the town hall, the Sunrise Movement launched the next phase of their Green New Deal campaign: making three demands of Democratic presidential contenders The…

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