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Rebuild the dream

Author: Van Jones; Ariane Conrad
Publisher: New York : Nation Books, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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President Obama's former Green Jobs czar discusses his time in government and sets forth his own manifesto for restoring the American Dream on behalf of all working Americans, with proposals for creating jobs and equal economic opportunity.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Van Jones; Ariane Conrad
ISBN: 9781568587141 1568587147 9781568587158 1568587155
OCLC Number: 746835381
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-266) and index.
Description: xli, 278 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Prologue: There and back again --
Introduction: Rebuild the dream for the 99% --
The roots of hope --
From hope to heartbreak: the autopsy --
Perfect swarms: the rise of the Tea Party and Occupy Wall Street --
The grid: heart space, head space, inside game, and outside game --
Swarms: the outside game revisited --
Story: the heart space revisited --
Occupy the inside game --
Occupy the head space --
Occupy the outside game --
Occupy the heart space --
Conclusion: America is rich and the dream still lives.
Responsibility: by Van Jones, with Ariane Conrad.
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ocn746835381

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In the face of Wall Street's recklessness, Washington's negligence and the tea parties' belligerence, President Obama's former Green Jobs Czar, Van Jones sets forth a bold new manifesto that reclaims  Read more...
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