1 hr 24 min

#56: What’s It Feel Like To Be Asked To Save the World? Important, Not Important

    • Science & Medicine

In Episode 56, Quinn & Brian ask: What’s it feel like to be asked to save the world?
Our guest is Rhiana Gunn-Wright, who is writing policy and leading the Green New Deal project at New Consensus, which is one of the main think tanks working on the Green New Deal.
The Green New Deal is one of the most important pieces of policy being worked on right now, and it could have wide sweeping effects that impact not just our generation but the future for everyone. Conversations around environmental topics tend to get real political real fast, but Rhiana reminds us that this isn’t a political issue – this is not a political game and millions of people will die. Sorry, no joke there, just a stark reality that too many people are happily ignoring.
Trump’s Book Club:

Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn: https://www.amazon.com/registry/wishlist/3R5XF4WMZE0TV/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_ep_ws_2Gr8Ab6RS5WF3

Links:

Rhiana Gunn-Wright on Twitter: https://twitter.com/rgunns
Rhiana Gunn-Wright on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/rgunner
New Consensus: https://newconsensus.com/
Green New Deal explainer: bit.ly/2tgm66v 
The official GND resolution: https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-resolution/109/text
Data for Progress GND Report: https://www.dataforprogress.org/green-new-deal
Sunrise Movement: https://www.sunrisemovement.org

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In Episode 56, Quinn & Brian ask: What’s it feel like to be asked to save the world?
Our guest is Rhiana Gunn-Wright, who is writing policy and leading the Green New Deal project at New Consensus, which is one of the main think tanks working on the Green New Deal.
The Green New Deal is one of the most important pieces of policy being worked on right now, and it could have wide sweeping effects that impact not just our generation but the future for everyone. Conversations around environmental topics tend to get real political real fast, but Rhiana reminds us that this isn’t a political issue – this is not a political game and millions of people will die. Sorry, no joke there, just a stark reality that too many people are happily ignoring.
Trump’s Book Club:

Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn: https://www.amazon.com/registry/wishlist/3R5XF4WMZE0TV/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_ep_ws_2Gr8Ab6RS5WF3

Links:

Rhiana Gunn-Wright on Twitter: https://twitter.com/rgunns
Rhiana Gunn-Wright on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/rgunner
New Consensus: https://newconsensus.com/
Green New Deal explainer: bit.ly/2tgm66v 
The official GND resolution: https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-resolution/109/text
Data for Progress GND Report: https://www.dataforprogress.org/green-new-deal
Sunrise Movement: https://www.sunrisemovement.org

Connect with us:

Subscribe to our newsletter at ImportantNotImportant.com!
Intro/outro by Tim Blane: timblane.com
Follow Quinn: twitter.com/quinnemmett
Follow Brian: twitter.com/briancolbertken
Like and share us on Facebook: facebook.com/ImportantNotImportant
Check us on Instagram: instagram.com/ImportantNotImportant
Follow us on Twitter: twitter.com/ImportantNotImp
Pin us on Pinterest: pinterest.com/ImportantNotImportant
Tumble us or whatever the hell you do on Tumblr: importantnotimportant.tumblr.com

Important, Not Important is produced by Podcast Masters

1 hr 24 min

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