17 Apr '11, 1am

[Blog Update] Van Jones Tells Us To “Shift The Power!”

[Blog Update] Van Jones Tells Us To “Shift The Power!”

Van Jones also discussed President Barack Obama, who hired him as a green jobs adviser but then let him go after Jones’ politics and person came under a relentless barrage from Fox News’ Glenn Beck. Jones argued that President Obama is like the friend who has the potential to be an A-plus student, but is only getting C’s and D’s. Jones told the assembled youth from campuses around the nation they can be a “hero for making sure your friend gets an A-plus on his presidency.” Van Jones described how we have a civilization “fueled by death” — fossil fuels from plants and animals that died millions of years ago:

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