Opinion: The ‘green new deal’ supported by Ocasio-Cortez and Corbyn is just a new form of colonialism
Building the capacity for renewable energy involves the extraction of resources such as cobalt, lithium and nickel from the global south. The green revolution will be dirtier than we think
A controversial pipeline has emerged as a major test of New York’s clean energy ambitions, at a time when the state is marketing itself as a leader on climate action. President Donald Trump, a staunch supporter of fossil fuels, has repeatedly criticized states like New York and California for blocking pipelines. And Gov. Andrew Cuomo [
Eric Trump and Democratic New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio had a nasty spat on Twitter following the mayor's Green New Deal rally he held in the lobby of Trump Tower.