A Superfund for Workers

Source: Jeremy Brecher, Dollars & Sense, no. 321, November/December 2015

How to promote a “just transition” and break out of the “jobs vs. environment“ trap. …To provide a just transition for workers harmed by environmental policies, Mazzocchi proposed the idea of a “Superfund for workers.” The fund would provide financial support and opportunities for higher education for workers displaced by environmental protection policies. ….