Study: To implement AOC’s Green New Deal, U.S. households would pay tens of thousands annually — forever

Study: To implement AOC’s Green New Deal, U.S. households would pay tens of thousands annually — forever

by WorldTribune Staff, July 31, 2019 In order for the Green New Deal to become reality, a new study says Americans should prepare to pay. A lot. In perpetuity. The plan Democratic socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez introduced in February calls not only for replacing fossil fuels with renewable energy, but for state-sponsored jobs, universal health […]

Senate votes down Green New Deal 0-57; House fails to override Trump national emergency veto

Senate votes down Green New Deal 0-57; House fails to override Trump national emergency veto

by WorldTribune Staff, March 27, 2019 It was a dark day on one side of the aisle. Still reeling from the Mueller report verdict, Democrats in the Senate decried what they called a “sham vote” on the Green New Deal while Democrats in the House failed to persuade enough Republicans to join them in an […]

Poof: AOC and her chief of staff vanish from the board of Justice Democrats

Poof: AOC and her chief of staff vanish from the board of Justice Democrats

by WorldTribune Staff, March 19, 2019 Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and her chief of staff have been removed from the list of board members of the Justice Democrats PAC which orchestrated her political rise. Ocasio-Cortez and chief of staff Saikat Chakrabarti were officially removed from Justice Democrats’ board on March 15, according to a corporate document filed that […]

Greenpeace co-founder clarifies: Climate crisis is ‘fake news and fake science’

Greenpeace co-founder clarifies: Climate crisis is ‘fake news and fake science’

by WorldTribune Staff, March 12, 2019 Climate change, as has been the case since the beginning of time, is real, the co-founder of Greenpeace said in a March 12 interview. But the insistence that climate change caused by humans will lead to catastrophe for the Earth, which drives much of liberal politics today, “is not […]

AOC worked 138 feet from No. 7 line but spent large on Uber, airlines

AOC worked 138 feet from No. 7 line but spent large on Uber, airlines

by WorldTribune Staff, March 4, 2019 To achieve the goal of “a full transition off fossil fuels and zero greenhouse gases” within 10 years, New York Democrat Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal says the United States must “totally overhaul transportation by massively expanding electric vehicle manufacturing, build charging stations everywhere, build out high-speed rail […]

PETA lectures AOC: Eliminate meat, dairy and eggs from Green New Deal menu

PETA lectures AOC: Eliminate meat, dairy and eggs from Green New Deal menu

by WorldTribune Staff, March 1, 2019 In her quest for climate justice, Green New Deal author Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has a “duty” to go vegan, according to People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA). “Rep. Ocasio-Cortez has laudable, ambitious goals, and PETA encourages her to take a fresh look at the evidence and make […]

Green miracle: Report suggests CO2 could be answer to world hunger

Green miracle: Report suggests CO2 could be answer to world hunger

by WorldTribune Staff, February 26, 2019 A new report counters the Green New Deal’s claim that the U.S. must move quickly to make all of its energy carbon-free or face environmental catastrophe. A report by the CO2 Coalition of scientists said that civilization should take advantage of increased CO2 levels by growing plants and food […]

Socialism now: AOC slams Feinstein, questions advisability of having children

Socialism now: AOC slams Feinstein, questions advisability of having children

by WorldTribune Staff, February 25, 2019 The young socialist has some urgent advice for an old progressive – and, while she’s at it – for the entirety of human civilization as well. In a Feb. 24 Instagram video, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, 29-year-old New York Democrat, took a swipe at Sen. Dianne Feinstein, 85-year-old California Democrat, […]

AOC dismisses Green New Deal critics: ‘Like, I’m the boss’

AOC dismisses Green New Deal critics: ‘Like, I’m the boss’

by WorldTribune Staff, February 24, 2019 Brushing off critics of her New Green Deal, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said that, until naysayers come up with a better plan, “I’m the boss.” During a “Girls Who Code” event in the Queens borough of New York City, the Democrat who embraces socialism said: “Like I just introduced the […]

Green ambitions scaled back as funding realities hit cities, states

Green ambitions scaled back as funding realities hit cities, states

by WorldTribune Staff, February 20, 2019 The Green New Deal proposed by Democrats calls for the entire United States to be powered by clean, renewable, and zero-emission energy sources within 10 years. Cities and states which actually have turned to reliance on renewables, tried to institute carbon taxes, or envisioned massive high-speed rail networks often […]