Burlington, Vermont - The Sanders Institute Gathering brought together thought leaders from across the country and around the world to develop bold, innovative solutions to some of our most pressing problems. Working together to envision the world we want.
Sanders Institute Fellows Robert Pollin and Michael Lighty discuss the findings from Robert Pollin’s recent study, Economic Analysis of Medicare for All at the Sanders Institute Gathering. Pollin and his co-authors find that “you have a system that delivers decent high-quality health care for everybody... and we end up still saving a little less than 10% relative to what we pay now. That’s the core of Medicare For All.”
Dr. Jane O'Meara Sanders talks with Dr. Stephanie Kelton about the results of a new report on creating a national jobs guarantee program. The full report will be released through the Levy Institute in April, 2018. Dr. Kelton co-authored the report with L. Randall Wray, Flavia Dantas, Scott Fullwiler, Pavlina R. Tcherneva.
The world is not only facing climate “change” we are facing a CLIMATE CRISIS.
For thirty years, scientists have warned that we were changing the climate and now those predictions are coming true with a vengeance.
One of the largest myths about addressing climate change is that transitioning to renewable energy from fossil fuels (especially coal) will create a net loss of American jobs.
This video outlines some of the key reasons that we should support and encourage renewable energy jobs around this country.