Session 1: January 12, 2020

Introduction: Our justice/climate crisis and the need for systemic transformation.

 

Introduction to the 1st session of Western PA Green New Deal discussions

Introduction to the 1st session of Western PA Green New Deal discussions. Sean Chisolm kicks off the Green New Deal Discussion and reading series

A Message From the Future With Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

What if we actually pulled off a Green New Deal? What would the future look like? The Intercept presents a film narrated by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and illustrated by Molly Crabapple.

Western PA Green New Deal Planning Session 1 Structure and Purpose

Envision a Green New Deal for the Pittsburgh Region. What shape this and future discussion sessions will take

Western PA Green New Deal Planning Session 1 Mike Stout Issak Walton League

Mike Stout Battle of Homestead Foundation Board, President of Izaak Walton League Allegheny County Chapter, former Grievance Chair, retired steelworker USWA Local 1397 Homestead Works.

Western PA Green New Deal Planning Session 1 Naomi Kein Book Excerpt

Envisioning a Green New Deal for Western Pennsylvania. Renzy Neffshade Extinction Rebellion Organizer outlines the sessions excerpt from Naomi Klein’s “On Fire: The (Burning) Case for a Green New Deal

Western PA Green New Deal Planning Session 1 Fred Brown

Envisioning a Green New Deal for Western Pennsylvania. Fred Brown: Forbes Fund President & CEO, environmental justice leader, climate justice trainer, policy analyst, helped launch Urban Transitions Cities Movement.

Western PA Green New Deal Planning Session 1 Carl Redwood

Envisioning a Green New Deal for Western Pennsylvania. Carl Redwood: Hill District Consensus Group, Homes for All, Abolitionist Law Center board member, Co-Chair of Pgh United coalition of community, labor, faith, environmental organizations

Western PA Green New Deal Planning Session 1 Planning Discussion

Envision a Green New Deal for the Pittsburgh Region. General discussion on the shape of a Green New Deal.