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A Green New Deal for Washington State 

In The Real News Network interview, PERI's Robert Pollin and Jeffrey Johnson, president of Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO discuss the possibilities of a green new deal for Washington state.

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India Must Adopt Greener Forms of Energy to Curb Pollution

In The Real News Network interview, Shouvik Chakraborty discusses his article published (with coauthor Rohit Azad) in The Hindu.

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Gender Job Segregation Hurts the Working Class

In The Real News Network interview, Stephanie Sequino discusses her new PERI working paper (coauthored with Elissa Braunstein ) about gender job segregation in developing countries.

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Investing in Clean Energy Would Boost New York's Economy

In The Real News Network interview, Robert Pollin discusses how a 40% reduction in New York's carbon emissions by 2030 is achievable.

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Is Waiting for Coal Jobs a Mistake?s Waiting for Coal Jobs a Mistake?

In The Real News Network interview, Robert Pollin discusses Trump's promise to bring back coal jobs and the negative effects this has on clean energy retraining programs for coal miners.

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Trump Tax Plan Won't Boost Economy

In The Real News Network interview, Gerald Epstein discusses the CNN Bernie Sanders-Ted Cruz debate over GOP tax plan.

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Clean Energy Is a "Powerful Engine of Job Opportunity"

In The Real News Network interview, Bob Pollin discusses the potentially devastating effects of the Trump administration's intent to roll back the Clean Power Plan.

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Military Spending Ineffective for Creating Jobs

In The Real News Network interview, Heidi Garrett-Peltier discusses how federal spending on domestic programs such as healthcare, education, and clean energy creates far more jobs than military spending.

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U.S. Pharma Industry Converts Monopoly Power into Political Power

In The Real News Network interview, UMass-Amherst economics professor Lawrence King explains how the pharmaceutical industry converts intellectual property rights into inordinate profits and uses these for political power.

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Bannon Fired from White House

During The Real News Network Interview, Gerald Epstein discusses Steve Bannon's exit from the White House and what's next for "economic nationalism."

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