Environmental advocate and civil rights activist Van Jones will be visiting us at 11:00 am on Thursday, October 27. Jones is a globally recognized, award-winning pioneer in human rights and the clean energy economy, and a Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress and American Progress Action Fund. He holds a joint appointment at Princeton University as a distinguished visiting fellow in both the Center for African American Studies and in the Program in Science, Technology and Environmental Policy at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs. TIME magazine called him one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2009. He is also the best-selling author of the definitive book on clean energy jobs, The Green Collar Economy. He would like to offer a few words of encouragement and support.
American Dream Dispatch #8- Van Jones speaks at #OCCUPYWALLSTREET