Politics & Policy
Not just talk: policy leads to law which leads to action, but the politics behind going green are complicated.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, center, speaks about Green New Deal with Sen. Ed Markey, right, in front of the Capitol Building in February 2019. (Senate Democrats/Creative Commons)
A protester with the youth-led Sunrise Movement called for Democrats to support the formation of a Select Committee to advance a Green New Deal to address climate change at a demonstration in December 2018. (Peg Hunter/Creative Commons)
A homeless encampment in Seattle from 2018. (David Lee/Flickr)