Former Obama Advisor Fighting For The Tea Party By Michael McIntee | June 4, 2011 LikeTweet EmailPrint More More on Washington Subscribe to Washington Follow this author Former Obama Advisor Van Jones: “We don’t want our sisters and brothers in the Tea Party to suffer the catastrophe that would come as a result of their victory…We’re fighting for them, too.” 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 http://vanjones.net . Produced by Leif Utne for The UpTake. Support this story and all the stories from The Uptake. Donate.