Here is the video of last night’s launch of Rebuild the Dream campaign, with Van Jones. (If you want to skip the music parts, start at 9:15.)

Watch Van Jones spell out “the three big lies” of the conservative narrative:

1) America is broke.
2) Asking the super rich to pay taxes hurts the economy.
3) Hating America’s government and wrecking America’s infrastructure is patriotic.

(If it isn’t showing up, go here)

Watch live streaming video from rebuildthedream at

Alternet has a great write-up of the event and its meaning, in Van Jones Kicks off American Dream Movement with Energetic Rally and Speech at NYC’s Town Hall

And then you can watch this:

About the Author

Dave Johnson

Dave Johnson (Redwood City, CA) is a Fellow at Campaign for America's Future, writing about American manufacturing, trade and economic/industrial policy. He is also a Senior Fellow with Renew California. Dave has more than 20 years of technology industry experience including positions as CEO and VP of marketing. His earlier career included technical positions, including video game design at Atari and Imagic. And he was a pioneer in design and development of productivity and educational applications of personal computers. More recently he helped co-found a company developing desktop systems to validate carbon trading in the US.

3 Responses to Absolute MUST-WATCH For All Progressives!!!

  1. Dameocrat says:

    he says the right things, but he was an obama apologist. dont you worry this will be used for dem gotv and its issues will be ignored like the antiwar movement was? Why wasnt this movement created two years ago?

  2. Dave Johnson says:

    I suggest going to the site, watching some of it to see what he says, before discounting it.

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