The Intercept, Naomi Klein, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Avi Lewis | 2019 | 8 min.
2020 Official Selection
Set a couple of decades from now, A Message From the Future With Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is a flat-out rejection of the idea that a dystopian future is a forgone conclusion. Instead, it offers a thought experiment: What if we decided not to drive off the climate cliff? What if we chose to radically change course and save both our habitat and ourselves?
What if we actually pulled off a Green New Deal? What would the future look like then?