The outgoing president of Demos reflects on her Meet the Press moment, speculates on how youth activists can game right-wing media, dishes on how to play the inside game, and explains what her work on race says about how to make broad, popular demands.
The Green New Deal’s meaty focus on economic and racial justice makes it a political liability for no one but a narrow elite.
The problem seems to be not just carbon use, but the attitude that both the Earth and consumers are resources that can and should be exploited.
The time has passed to decide that we will talk about climate change. It is time to begin learning how we will talk about climate change.
Climate change is often termed an “environmental” issue. That label is rhetorically damaging.
Theology can and should contribute to our conceptual architecture of climate change.
Building a culture of political engagement is crucial to the climate fight. Focusing on private, consumer-based progressivism isn’t.
We might blow past two degrees. Millions of people will continue to die. That doesn't change the way forward.
Current climate discourse hinders the moralism we need.
Activating the public means making climate injustice personal.