Noam Chomsky and Robert Pollin on the climate crisis
“A green new deal is an absolute essential for human survival."
—Noam Chomsky, in an interview with co-author Robert Pollin on their new book Climate Crisis and the Global Green New Deal, The Political Economy of Saving the Planet. You can watch the talk here or on our YouTube channel.
In their new book Climate Crisis and the Global Green New Deal, The Political Economy of Saving the Planet, Noam Chomsky and Robert Pollin map out the catastrophic consequences of unchecked climate change — and present a realistic blueprint for change: the Green New Deal.
You can purchase their book with this link from the local, independent Book House of Stuyvesant Plaza, the sole bookseller for the Albany Book Festival.
Coming up this week:
Children's book author Matthew McElligott on Wednesday
Sister Helen Prejean, author of Dead Man Walking, and the new memoir River of Fire: On Becoming an Activist, on Thursday
Find links to all Albany Book Festival video conversations on our YouTube channel: www.youtube.com/user/NYSWritersInstitute
More information and events at www.albanybookfestival.com.