Greening the Ghetto


Subject:
Jobs & Work , Job Loss and Unemployment , Occupations

Description:
January 2009 profile of Van Jones (born Anthony Jones), author of "'The Green Collar Economy: How One Solution Can Fix Our Two Biggest Problems' [in which] he argues that the best way to fight both global warming and urban poverty is by creating millions of 'green jobs' -- weatherizing buildings, installing solar panels, and constructing mass-transit systems." Includes background about Jones, and details about his views and ideas. From the New Yorker.

Creator:
Kolbert, Elizabeth

Publisher:
Condé Nast

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.newyorker.com/reporting/2009/01/12/090112fa_fact_kolbert


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