Ocasio-Cortez: We reacted to 9/11, where the response to climate change?

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New York democratic members of Congress, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, appeared on MSNBC on Friday to address the Green New Deal, with host Chris Hayes and discussed the dark world of the you is convinced, is not for the Americans, if climate change is addressed.

“So this is a Problem that only our climate is not. First and foremost, we have to save ourselves. Period of time. There will be no future for the Bronx. There will be no future worth living for generations to come, for a part of this country in a way that is better than the lot we have today, if we resolve this issue urgently and to the extent of the problem,” said Ocasio-Cortez.


The freshman Congressman before believes that America has seen dire situations and mobilized, but mostly in connection with conflict and war. “Historically, we have mobilized our entire economy around the war. But I thought to myself it must not be so, especially when our biggest existential threat of climate change,” Ocasio-Cortez said.

First and foremost, we have to save ourselves. Period of time.

— Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

“To create to get us out of this situation, the transformation of our economy, jobs for Americans, worthy work, in order to guarantee, health-care and lifting to achieve our educational opportunities and we need our economy as a whole to mobilize to save ourselves and to take care of this planet.”

Ocasio-Cortez, also a critic of the Green New Deal legislation addressed, they would be co-sponsored, according to MSNBC, a montage of Republicans and experts, to take including some on Fox News, criticizing her and talking about “cow farts” and accused you, to want to be played, your “Hamburger.”

“I didn’t know that they are total fools of themselves,” Ocasio-Cortez said she expected the criticism.


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