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Source:  The Intercept

Yesterday, The Intercept released “A Message From the Future With Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez,” a seven-minute film narrated by the congresswoman, conceived by Naomi Klein, and illustrated by Molly Crabapple.

It’s a project unlike The Intercept has done before crossing boundaries between fact, fiction, and visual art.

The Intercept asked: what if the United States actually pulled off a Green New Deal?  What would the future look like?

Set a couple of decades from now, “A Message From the Future” is a flat-out rejection of the idea that a dystopian future is a forgone conclusion.

Instead, the film 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?

Watch “A Message From the Future With Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez” above and read the story at The Intercept.

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