Bridges to the Future

Noam Chomsky and Robert Pollin

Episode Summary

Is there a solution to the climate change crisis which can also raise living standards and protect livelihoods? Philosopher and activist Noam Chomsky and economist Robert Pollin make the case for their 'green new deal'.

Episode Notes

Global crises cause big changes and reveal deep structural weaknesses.  

In this special interview series from the RSA its chief executive, Matthew Taylor, puts a range of practitioners on the spot - from scholars to business leaders, politicians to journalists - by asking for one big idea to help build effective bridges to our new future.

Noam Chomsky and  Robert Pollin's Climate Crisis and the Global Green New Deal: The Political Economy of Saving the Planet is out now. 

A Tempo & Talker production for the RSA. 

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