Lisa Margonelli

Lisa Margonelli is a contributor at Pacific Standard magazine, 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
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.
Map of the Week
June 1 2012 9:04 AMWhere Are Gas Prices Going Up Fastest?A map of gas price hikes.