New Yorkers demonstrate in support of the Sunrise Movement's Green New Deal. Photo: Getty Images APRIL 29, 2019 Jess Berentson-Shaw Jess is the co-director of the Wellington think-tank The Workshop. Show more Comment NZ needs its own Green New Deal The Green New Deal in the US is an example of what is lacking in New Zealand politics: TO READ THE FULL STORY ON NEWSROOM PRO SUBSCRIBE TO PRO SIGN IN TO PRO Subscribe now to start a free trial of Newsroom Pro for 28 days. View our subscription options Comments Newsroom does not allow comments directly on this website. We invite all readers who wish to discuss a story or leave a comment to visit us on Twitter or Facebook. We also welcome your news tips and feedback via email: email@example.com. Thank you.