Read the Beforeitsnews.com story here. Advertise at Before It's News here.
Profile image
Story Views
Now:
Last hour:
Last 24 hours:
Total:

Truth Revealed: Green New Deal Was All About Creating American Socialism

% of readers think this story is Fact. Add your two cents.


For more great articles like this visit http://www.fixthisnation.com

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s chief of staff has been under fire this week for comparing House Democrats to segregationists for their unwillingness to serve the Queen of the Bronx and bow before her mighty Twitter following. Perhaps that’s why the Washington Post blew the lid off Saikat Chakrabati’s true motives in a feature story this week: It turns out AOC’s man-with-the-plan admitted to others that the much-ballyhooed Green New Deal had less to do with solving global warming and more to do with introducing socialism to the United States.

Chakrabati reportedly made this admission to Sam Ricketts, the man in charge of climate change policy for Washington Gov. Jay Inslee.

The Post reports:

Chakrabarti had an unexpected disclosure. “The interesting thing about the Green New Deal,” he said, “is it wasn’t originally a climate thing at all.” Ricketts greeted this startling notion with an attentive poker face. “Do you guys think of it as a climate thing?” Chakrabarti continued. “Because we really think of it as a how-do-you-change-the-entire-economy thing.”

“Unexpected,” of course, is in the eye of the beholder. Yes, we can perhaps concede that it’s unexpected for a progressive Democrat to say the quiet part loud, but no one who seriously analyzed the Green New Deal could miss what that much-maligned legislation was really all about. While focused superficially on climate change, the $93 trillion proposal had Government Takeover written all over it.

Tom Donahue of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, for instance, was not fooled for a minute.

“Climate change is real and deserves our attention,” Donahue said when the bill went public. “But not every policy to address it can be taken seriously. Take, for example, the Green New Deal – a sweeping proposal to ‘save our planet’ that reads more like a parody of the progressive agenda. No laughing matter, however, is the proposal’s ultimate objective: to give government unprecedented power over people’s lives and our entire economy.”

Donahue pointed out that wealth redistribution was at the center of Ocasio-Cortez’s proposal. “Aspects of the Green New Deal seem wildly out of place for an environmental resolution,” he noted. “Consider the promise of massive new entitlement programs that could only be achieved through a radical redistribution of wealth. Here, the proposal shows its true colors. This is not some run-of-the-mill progressive policy – it is a Trojan Horse for socialism.”

Ocasio-Cortez and her minions dismissed criticism of the Green New Deal as squawking bought and paid for by the fossil fuel industry and the Republican Party. Now, fortunately, we have it from the horse’s mouth. This was the first (of many, no doubt) effort by the New York congresswoman to strip away the foundations of American liberty and replace it with the Communist clay of a failed ideology.

As easy as she is to laugh at, we should never forget what this woman really wants to do to this country.

For more great articles like this visit http://www.fixthisnation.com



Source: http://www.fixthisnation.com/conservative-breaking-news/truth-revealed-green-new-deal-was-all-about-creating-american-socialism/


Before It’s News® is a community of individuals who report on what’s going on around them, from all around the world.

Anyone can join.
Anyone can contribute.
Anyone can become informed about their world.

"United We Stand" Click Here To Create Your Personal Citizen Journalist Account Today, Be Sure To Invite Your Friends.

Please Help Support BeforeitsNews by trying our Natural Health Products below!


Order by Phone at 888-809-8385 or online at https://mitocopper.com M - F 9am to 5pm EST


Order by Phone at 888-809-8385 or online at https://www.herbanomic.com M - F 9am to 5pm EST


Humic & Fulvic Trace Minerals Complex - Nature's most important supplement! Vivid Dreams again!

HNEX HydroNano EXtracellular Water - Improve immune system health and reduce inflammation

Ultimate Clinical Potency Curcumin - Natural pain relief, reduce inflammation and so much more.

MitoCopper - Bioavailable Copper destroys pathogens and gives you more energy. (See Blood Video)
Oxy Powder - Natural Colon Cleanser!  Cleans out toxic buildup with oxygen! 
Nascent Iodine - Promotes detoxification, mental focus and thyroid health.
Smart Meter Cover -  Reduces Smart Meter radiation by 96%!  (See Video)

Immusist Beverage Concentrate - Proprietary blend, formulated to reduce inflammation while hydrating and oxygenating the cells.

Report abuse
Loading...

    Comments

    Your Comments
    Question   Razz  Sad   Evil  Exclaim  Smile  Redface  Biggrin  Surprised  Eek   Confused   Cool  LOL   Mad   Twisted  Rolleyes   Wink  Idea  Arrow  Neutral  Cry   Mr. Green

    MOST RECENT
    Load more ...

    SignUp

    Login

    Newsletter

    Email this story
    Email this story

    If you really want to ban this commenter, please write down the reason:

    If you really want to disable all recommended stories, click on OK button. After that, you will be redirect to your options page.