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Kate Aronoff, Alyssa Battistoni, Daniel Aldana Cohen, and Thea Riofrancos. 2019. A Planet to Win: Why We Need a Green New Deal. Forward by Naomi Klein. New York: Verso.


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Aronoff, Kate, Alyssa Battistoni, Daniel Aldana Cohen, Thea Riofrancos. 2021. Um planeta a conquistar: a urgência de um Green New Deal. Preface by Raquel Rolnik. Forward by Naomi Klein. Translation: Aline Scátola. São Paulo: Autonomia Literária.

Select Reviews

O lockdown dos combustíveis fósseis. Quatrao Cinco Um. May 2021.

Three cheers (sort of) for carbon taxes: a review of recent books on climate change economics and policy. Business Economics. October 2021.

Contrasting visions of the green new deal. Environmental Politics. November 2020.

Overcoming the Imaginative Asphyxiation of Climate Protest. Capitalism, Nature, Socialism. October 2020.

The Politics of Imagination. Science for the People. Fall 2020.

After the Charcoal Economy. Sydney Review of Books. August 2020.

A Planet to Win: Why We Need a Green New Deal. Antipode. July 2020.

Review of A Planet to Win: Why We Need a Green New Deal. NACLA Report on the Americas. June 2020.

A Stimulus Plan for the Planet. Los Angeles Review of Books. May 2020.

The Great Green Hope. New York Review of Books. April 2020.

Between degrowth and acceleration. Briarpatch. April 2020.

On Everyday Utopias, Public Imagination, and Breaking the Fossil Fuel Industry: A Review of A Planet to Win. The Trouble. March 2020.

The Green New Deal: Promise and Limitations. Radical Philosophy Review. Spring 2020.

The 2020s Must Be the Decade of the Green New Deal. OneZero (Medium). February 2020.

New book fights neoliberal consensus on climate change. Rabble. January 2020.

When the Green New Deal Goes Global. Foreign Policy. January 2020.

The 10 best climate books of 2019Fast Company. December 2019.

‘Tis the Season for Books About the Green New DealSierra. November 2019.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez inspires Labour’s GNDSocialist Resistance. November 2019.

Platforms for a Green New Deal. Resilience. November 2019.

Review: A Planet to Win – Why We Need a Green New DealScot.E3. October 2019.

Select Interviews

“A emergência climática é a história do colonialismo e do capitalismo”. Jacobin Brasil. 2021.

K. Aranoff et al. “A Planet to Win: Why We Need a Green New Deal.” New Books Network. 2020.

The Return of the Green New Deal: Ecosocialism in the USAEuropean Green Journal. 2020.

Planet to Win with Thea Riofrancos and Daniel Aldana Cohen. The Dig. 2020.

Powering the world we want: Democratic energy and the Green New Deal. This Is Hell. 2019.

Best-Case ScenarioJewish Currents. November 2019.

Winning Friends, Crushing Enemies: An Interview with Alyssa Battisoni and Thea Riofrancos. The Trouble. November. 2019.

#67 A Planet to Win: Why We Need a Green New Deal w/ Thea RiofrancosPolitics Theory Other. November 2019.


Kate Aronoff, Alyssa Battistoni, Daniel Aldana Cohen, and Thea Riofrancos. 2020. Green New Deal: liberdade para viver. Piseagrama (Brazil).

Kate Aronoff, Alyssa Battistoni, Daniel Aldana Cohen, and Thea Riofrancos. 2020. We Can Waste Another Crisis, or We Can Transform the Economy. Jacobin.

Kate Aronoff, Alyssa Battistoni, Daniel Aldana Cohen, and Thea Riofrancos. 2019. Strike for Sunshine. The Nation.


Under contract

Daniel Aldana Cohen. Street Fight: Climate Change and Inequality in the 21st Century City. Princeton University Press. Expected publication in 2022.




Daniel Aldana Cohen. 2019. “Working Class Environmentalism.” In Eric Klinenberg, Caitlin Zaloom, and Sharon Marcus eds. Antidemocracy in America: Truth, Power, and the Republic at Risk. New York: Columbia University Press, 217-224.

The City is the Factory

Daniel Aldana Cohen. 2017. “The Other Low-Carbon Protagonists: Poor People’s Movements and Climate Politics in São Paulo.” Pp 140-157. In Miriam Greenberg and Penny Luce eds. The City is the Factory: Social Movements in the Age of Neoliberal Urbanism. Ithaca: Cornell University Press.


Daniel Aldana Cohen. 2017. “Urban Policy and Planning for Climate Change.” In Alison Bain and Linda Peake eds. Urbanization In A Global Context: A Canadian Perspective. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Video companion to chapter.


Daniel Aldana Cohen. 2016. “Petro Gotham, People’s Gotham.” In Rebecca Solnit and Joshua Jelly-Shapiro eds. Nonstop Metropolis: A New York City Atlas. (With a beautiful map titled “Carboniferous”.) Berkeley: University of California Press.

Feature interview with author on Forecast: A Podcast about Climate Science and Climate Scientists, hosted by Michael White, Nature’s climate science editor.


2007. Canada’s Young Activists: A Generation Stands Up for Change. Edited by Severn Cullis-Suzuki, Kris Frederikson, Ahmed Kayassi, Cynthia MacKenzie, and Daniel Aldana Cohen. Vancouver: Greystone Books.

—Winner, Gold Medal for Activism/Charity from Annual Living Now Book Awards.


Daniel Aldana Cohen and David Wachsmuth. 2007. “Put Your Money Where Your Carbon Is: The Green Property Tax.” In Alana Wilcox, Jonathan Bunce, Christina Palassio ed. GreenTOpia: Towards a Sustainable Toronto. Toronto: Coach House Press.