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November 2009
Ebony;Nov2009, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p56
An interview is presented with environmentalist Van Jones. Jones says that economic development and environmental protection are not merely compatible, but linked through the development of renewable energy sources. He assesses the chances of the U.S. Congress enacting greenhouse gas mitigation legislation. Jones says that African Americans have more concern with environmental issues than is generally acknowledged.


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