Energy Consultant, Business Writer and Practical Environmentalist
“The Practical Environmentalist and Word Merchant”
America’s cities are showing ever more signs of corruption and it is spreading throughout the states they dominate, to the detriment of sane energy policy.
American urban areas simply can’t manage themselves. Yet, they have taken over state governments by their sheer numbers, cloistered city dwellers with little knowledge of anything about the land governing vast swaths of it to the detriment of all those who live there. And, they govern poorly. New York City, Chicago, San Francisco, Boston, Seattle and Philadelphia long histories are emblematic of urbanization, with layers and layers of intractable corruption made possible by throngs of those who wonder no further than what government can give them. Continue reading