Lisa Margonelli

Lisa Margonelli is a contributor at Pacific Standard, a senior research fellow at the New America Foundation, and author of Oil on the Brain: Petroleum’s Long, Strange Trip to Your Tank.

Future Tense
Sept. 19 2014 11:36 AMClean Air Is for the WealthyHow California’s green-vehicle subsidies magnify the state’s income inequality problem.
Map of the Week
June 1 2012 9:04 AMWhere Are Gas Prices Going Up Fastest?A map of gas price hikes.
Future Tense
Feb. 19 2013 6:03 AMHow the New Mad Max Movie Messed With NamibiaThe cautionary tale of resource scarcity actually caused harm during filming.
Future Tense
Oct. 17 2011 11:40 AMAlms for the RichHow policies meant to promote alternative energies are actually hurting the middle class.
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Working
Dec. 18 2014 4:49 PM Slate’s Working Podcast: Episode 17 Transcript Read what David Plotz asked a middle school principal about his workday.