John is an original Friend of the Planet, and the Founder of the Center for American Progress, a member of its Board of Directors, and a law professor at Georgetown University’s Law School. Not to mention a hero of ours! ODP: Yesterday was the...
The United States must use the country’s political and economic resources to drive the decarbonization of the global economy.
John PodestaEven as we deal with the shock and tragedy of the current coronavirus crisis, we have to understand the risk and build the will to tackle the climate crisis. @tsterndc and my take on a climate-centered foreign policy
To shape the 2020 policy debate, Equitable Growth will release Vision 2020: Evidence for a stronger economy, a compilation of 21 essays presenting innovative, evidence-based, and concrete policy ideas.
The Trump administration’s attacks on Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge and Tongass National Forest could release almost 5 billion metric tons of carbon dioxide equivalent—almost as much pollution as all of the world’s cars emit in a year.
John PodestaThe Trump admin’s attacks on Alaska’s Arctic Refuge and Tongass National Forest could release almost 5 BILLION metric tons of carbon dioxide equivalent—almost as much pollution as all the world’s cars emit in a year. More via @amprog: americanprogress.org/?p=477495 #ProtectTheArctic
John PodestaThe impacts of climate change get worse every year. We know what we have to do to build the 100% clean future that science demands, but the scale of required transformation has no precedent in human history. @amprog shows us a path forward