Van Jones – Ryan budget more destructive than Al Qaeda By Michael McIntee | June 3, 2011 LikeTweet EmailPrint More More on Economy/Jobs Subscribe to Economy/Jobs Follow this author Former Obama Advisor Van Jones Former Obama administration advisor Van Jones: “I’m not afraid to say that Paul Ryan’s budget will knock out more critical infrastructure than Al Qaeda ever dreamed of.” Jones, author of “Green Collar Economy” and former green jobs coordinator for the Obama administration, was speaking June 1, 2011 to a packed house at Town Hall Seattle celebrating YES! Magazine’s 15th anniversary. More at Yes Magazine and http://vanjones.net . Produced by Leif Utne for The UpTake . Support this story and all the stories from The Uptake. Donate.