Green Labour Links
Here are some helpful links provided by Greg:
[Apollo Alliance] http://www.apolloalliance.org/ Seeks to rejuvenate our country’s economy by creating the next generation of American industrial jobs and treating clean energy as an economic and security mandate.
[Apollo Alliance (New York State)] http://www.apolloalliance.org/state_and_local/New_York/index.cfmSeeks to create and retain good, healthy jobs in New York, fight global warming, protect the environment, and grow the economy. Includes unions, environmental groups, representatives from the environmental justice and healthy schools movements.
[Blue Green Alliance] http://bluegreenalliance.org/ A joint project of the Steel Workers Union and the Sierra Club. Pursues a joint public policy agenda under the banner of Good Jobs, a Clean Environment, and a Safer World.
[Green Unions] http://www.greenunions.org/Seeks to save the environment by empowering and uniting workers, environmentalists, and communities. Based at Brooklyn College’s Graduate Center for Worker Education.
[Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility] http://www.peer.org/ An alliance of government employees dedicated to upholding environmental laws and values. Monitors environmental agencies, informs the government and the public about environmental issues, defends public employees who speak out about the environment.
[Urban Agenda] http://www.urbanagenda.org/about.htmSeeks to link the labor movement and other social justice movements to develop and advocate for progressive public policy. It believes NYC must be maintained on the basis of vitality, environmental sustainability, and social equity.