The Weekly: Hard Left
27 min • Politics & World Affairs, Nature & Environment • 2019
THE WEEKLY embeds with young activists from the Sunrise Movement in the U.S. as they aggressively make the case for a groundbreaking climate-change plan, that could change the future of the Democratic Party. In just three months, they’ve managed to move the Green New Deal from being a fringe issue to a litmus test for the presidential candidates. But party officials and many of the candidates themselves are divided on whether to support the fledgling movement, fearing it may undermine their ability to defeat Donald Trump.
(Episode 8 of 30)