The Guardian view on a just transition: make the red wall green | Editorial

Britain’s commitment to a net zero carbon footprint by 2050 can be the catalyst for a jobs revolution in regions beyond London and the south-east. The government is doing far too little to make it happen As Britain confronts the unemployment crisis that will blight so many lives this winter, the chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has promised to be “creative” in introducing new measures to support jobs. Mr Sunak still seems stubbornly determined to end, next month, the furlough scheme that remains a lifeline for so many workers. But the misery that will ensue appears to have persuaded him that some… Source – Full Article https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/sep/20/the-guardian-view-on-a-just-transition-make-the-red-wall-green