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For almost 30 years, Bioneers has acted as a fertile hub of game-changing social and scientific innovators with breakthrough solutions for the world’s most pressing environmental and social challenges. A celebration of the genius of nature and human ingenuity, Bioneers connects people with solutions and each other through our acclaimed annual national conference, award-winning media, local Bioneers Network events, and visionary programs and initiatives. Learn more about Bioneers.
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A Green New Deal: A Conversation with Vien Truong On How We Got Here and Where We’re Heading

Bioneers’ Teo Grossman spoke with Green For All's Vien Truong about the potential future of the Green New Deal proposal and how California’s climate action can serve as a template for national progress.

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The Equal Rights Amendment Still Hasn’t Passed: Jessica Neuwirth On Why That’s a Big Deal

Bioneers spoke to Jessica Neuwirth about the history of the Equal Rights Amendment and why pushing toward ratification is still important today.

Youth
Charlie Jiang On Making the American Dream Attainable Again

The son of Chinese immigrants, Jiang realized that the promise of the American Dream fell short for too many—and decided to change that.

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Women's Leadership
The Promise of Women and Girls
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As humanity faces extraordinary challenges on local and global levels, women and girls are rising up to lead, innovate and create a new paradigm.

Food and Farming
Urban Farming and the Wonders of Nature In a Food Desert

Chanowk and Judith Yisrael are farmers in the suburban South Oak Park neighborhood of Sacramento, which has been designated as a food desert. On their half-acre property, they grow 40 fruit trees and raise bees and chickens in what they refer to as a “home grown revolution.”

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Tom Hayden – A Global Green New Deal: History, Context and Future

Tom Hayden's essay is essential contextual reading for understanding how we've reached the moment we're in today, where a Green New Deal is making national news, lead primarily by an active and engaged youth movement of newly elected, next-generation policymakers along with vibrant movement activists. 

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