The Green Collar Economy: How One Solution Can Fix Our Two Biggest Problems
"Steadily—by redefining green—Jones is making sure that ourplanet and our people will not just survive but also thrive in aclean-energy economy."—Leonardo DiCaprioA New York Times bestseller, The Green Collar Economy byaward-winning human rights activist and environmental leader VanJones delivers a much-needed economic and environmental solution totoday's two most critical problems. With a revised introduction andnew afterword by the author—a man who counsels President BarackObama on environmental policy—The Green Collar Economy and Joneshave been highly praised by a multitude of leaders and legislators,including Al Gore, Senator Tom Daschle, and Speaker of the HouseNancy Pelosi. Van Jones was named one of "The World's 100 MostInfluential People of 2009" by Time magazine, and withThe Green Collar Economy he offers a wise, necessary, andeminently achievable plan for saving the earth and rescuing workingclass Americans.