The New America Foundation’s Michael Lind had a howler of a piece in Salon a few weeks ago castigating “greens” and “progressives” for an irrational love affair with wind power and high-speed rail.
Instead of providing a lengthy take-down of Lind’s flights of illogic, ignorance of basic facts, and smarmy pseudo-contrarian tone, I simply direct you to have a look at the comments section for the article. You’ll be glad you did!
Associate Director and Senior Policy Analyst, Frontier Group
Tony Dutzik is associate director and senior policy analyst with Frontier Group. His research and ideas on climate, energy and transportation policy have helped shape public policy debates across the U.S., and have earned coverage in media outlets from the New York Times to National Public Radio. A former journalist, Tony lives and works in Boston.