The Green New Deal resolution that was introduced into the U.S. House of Representatives in February hit a wall in the Senate, where it was called unrealistic and unaffordable. In a Washington Post article titled “The Green New Deal Sets Us Up for Failure. We Need a Better Approach,” former Colorado governor and Democratic presidential candidate John Hickenlooper framed the problem like this: “The resolution sets unachievable goals. We do not yet have the technology needed to reach “net-zero … [Read more...]
Ellen Brown is an attorney, founder of the Public Banking Institute, and author of twelve books including the best-selling "Web of Debt". Her latest book, "The Public Bank Solution", explores successful public banking models historically and globally. Her 300+ blog articles are at EllenBrown.com.