Listen now as U.S. Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez gives a passionate speech on the Green New Deal during a House Financial Services committee meeting. After being mocked and criticized by opposers and other representatives, AOC gives her take courtesy of CNN.
For those who may be confused about what the Green New Deal is, this audio is taken from a video produced by The Washington Post in an attempt to explain how the plan is supposed to work.
Listen as British news organization The Guardian explains how exactly the Green New Deal is supposed to work and their take on the importance of climate change awareness. Journalist Maya Goodfellow gives the facts about the legislation and compares it to similar plans being proposed in the UK.
Listen to this excerpt as Hasan Manhaj sits down with U.S. Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to discuss details of the Green New Deal, a resolution and piece of legislation first submitted to the Senate by Ocasio-Cortez herself to combat the environmental impacts of climate change.