“I think the American people right now have been so focused, and will continue to be focused, on our economy and jobs and growth, that if the message is somehow we’re going to ignore jobs and growth simply to address climate change, I don’t think anybody is going to go for that. I won’t go for that.”
–President Barack Obama, November 14, 2012, two weeks after Hurricane Sandy
In this investigative feature article, I talk with labor and environmental leaders about how to bridge divisions over economic growth on a finite planet.
The American Prospect, October 13, 2014