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Will Glenn Beck Bring Down Van Jones After All?

David Roberts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Roberts

Van Jones is certainly guilty of poor judgment, but by no even mildly charitable interpretation is he "a truther," like the media is now saying.

WATCH: President Obama's Video Address To Our Schoolchildren

Matthew Filipowicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Matthew Filipowicz

We have obtained "leaked footage" of President Obama's speech to our nation's children. Take a look. But be warned, it may shock and horrify you.

Van Jones Responds To Criticism Stirred By Glenn Beck: I'm Not A Truther

Time | Posted by Michael Scherer Thursday, September 3, 2009 at 9:44 Pm | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In response to a torrent of criticism, originated and directed by Fox News's Glenn Beck, White House adviser Van Jones has apologized for some of his ...

Van Jones Hearts Meg Whitman

Chris Kelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Kelly

Meg Whitman once said something nice about Van Jones, which didn't mean anything at the time, but now proves she supports collectivism and miscegenation.

Update: Meg Whitman Does Not Heart Van Jones

Chris Kelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Kelly

Meg wants you to know that, when it comes to Van Jones, although she "got to know him very well" and she's "a big fan," she also hates everything he stands for, and doesn't know him from Adam Clayton Powell.

Blanche Lincoln Town Hall Overrun By Conspiracy Theorists

Time | Joe Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

I was at a Blanche Lincoln town hall meeting in Russellville, Arkansas, yesterday--and the number of people who believe that the President has larded ...

Cleaning Some of the Fox Off of Van Jones

David Roberts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Roberts

If the conservative movement were smart it would claim Van Jones as one if its own. But then, it's not smart. It's Glenn Beck.

Jason Linkins

Fox News Shocked Van Jones Called Republicans "Assholes" -- In February (VIDEO) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Oooh, boy! I know what Glenn Beck is going to be talking about on his Fox News Comedy Cavalcade today! The Hill reports that a video of White House ...

It's Time To Fire Glenn Beck

Beau Friedlander | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Beau Friedlander

Fox News must take him off the air. There is no longer any justification for honoring his contract. He poses a danger to society. He is mouthpiece for the worst tendencies in right wing politics.

Now is the Time, Al Gore: Coalfield Uprising and Heroes Need National Defense, Green Jobs

Jeff Biggers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jeff Biggers

Now is the time for all good greens, rednecks, social entrepreneurs, hellraisers, Repower America and Al Gore to come to the aid of their fellow citizens in the Appalachian coalfields.

Glenn Beck's Attack On Van Jones: Fantasies and Falsehoods

Eva Paterson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Eva Paterson

Van Jones draws a distinction between "cheap patriotism" and "deep patriotism." I highly recommend that chapter to Glenn Beck.

Van Jones Talks Green Collar Jobs: "We Will Unleash A Stampede Of Innovators" (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Katherine Goldstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

While House Green Jobs Czar Van Jones sat down with Lois Romano from the Washington Post to debunk myths from critics, to talk retrofitting, the power...

New York's Green Business Competition

Christiana Wyly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Christiana Wyly

Last week I found myself in Brooklyn's Borough Hall sitting behind the courtroom podium, watching passionate young entrepreneurs present their world-c...

Glenn Beck "Uncovers" Conspiracy Involving Green Jobs Czar Van Jones (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Katherine Goldstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

It's so good that we have Glenn Beck around to explain what's actually happening in our government. Beck looks at Obama's green jobs czar, Van Jones,...

Glenn Beck: Van Jones Is a Radical Commie Intent On, Um, Creating Private Sector Jobs

David Roberts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Roberts

The shadowy Apollo Alliance want the government to provide incentives to businesses to invest in green technologies. This kind of Stalinistic, top-down central planning leads only to disasters like the internet, the polio vaccine, and velcro.

Green Jobs March On: Navajos Lead First Nations with Historic Green Jobs Legislation

Jeff Biggers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jeff Biggers

The bounty of green job dreams is one step toward becoming a reality on the Dinetah-Navajo Nation.

Jimmy Carter's Next Urgent Mission: Polarized Appalachian Coalfields

Jeff Biggers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jeff Biggers

Mountaintop removal has ripped out the roots of the Appalachian culture, and depopulated and left historic mountain communities in poverty and ruin.

Fourth of July: A Long Road Ahead, But Reason to Celebrate

Clint Wilder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Clint Wilder

I like fireworks as much as anyone, but the whole rah-rah America thing always seemed pretty distasteful when Bush and Cheney were running the show.

Top 10 List: Why President Obama Must Visit Appalachia and Launch War for Green Jobs

Jeff Biggers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jeff Biggers

It is almost beyond belief that President Obama, CEQ chief Nancy Sutley and EPA head Lisa Jackson have made no attempt to visit actual mining sites under their jurisdiction.

No Regrets, Let's Clean Up the Mess Together

Jim Selman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jim Selman

Let's transform our conventional wisdom about age as something that segments and divides us socially, politically, economically and spiritually.

How Van Jones Put A Green Job In The White House

The Big Money | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

When he wasn't running his fix-poverty, fix-the-planet nonprofit in Oakland, he was seeding Obama's transition team with ideas for an all-encompassing...

Rolling Stone's Environmental Rock Stars

Avital Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Avital Andrews

It may not be the cover of Rolling Stone, but the Sierra Club's own Bruce Nilles is nonetheless a rock star for being No. 74 on the iconic rock magazine's "RS 100: Agents of Change" list.

Van Jones: Obama's Green Jobs "Handyman"

Huffington Post | Dave Burdick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Since the drafting of Van Jones to the Obama administration, people have wondered what exactly his job will be and what it will mean for the future of...

Why Van Jones is Going to Washington

Sarah van Gelder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Sarah van Gelder

Even though we have a great president, we also need a great popular movement to support that president. We've got a lot of work to do out in these communities on the ground.

Green Jobs

Robert Stavins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Robert Stavins

Whether trying to kill two birds with one stone makes sense depends upon the proximity of the birds, the weapon being used, and the accuracy of the stoner.