In the Press

Growing collection of articles featuring the Solutionary Rail campaign:

Daily Kos - Interesting Rail News from Germany, England, and India. Then There's America, by Larry Roth, January 26, 2020

Seattle Weekly - Meet the group trying to electrify America’s railroads, by Aaron Kunkler, January 12, 2020

Adirondack Almanack - Viewpoint: Tearing Out Railroads Is Not Progress, by Larry Roth, January 8, 2020

The Olympian - Get behind Solutionary Rail, which would be good for climate, workers, communities, by Glen Anderson, November 28, 2019

The Crest, Sierra Club Washington State Chapter - Electrified Railroads Can Improve Carbon Footprint of Transport, by Tim Gould, Summer 2018

Counterpunch - Bring on Solutionary Rail, by Rivera Sun, February 5, 2018

Friends Journal - Book Review, by Ruah Swennerfelt, Jan 1, 2018

GreenBiz - Laying the Tracks for a Newly Powered Rail System, by Patrick Mazza and Bill Moyer, December 16, 2017

CleanTechnica - Solutionary Rail Proposes A Single Infrastructure Upgrade That Solves Two Chronic Problems by Kyle Field, September 16th, 2017 

RECOMMENDED: Yes! Magazine - Summer 2017 issue & website - Electric Trains Everywhere: A Solution to Crumbling Roads and Climate Crisis by Stephen Miller, May 30, 2017

The Architects Newspaper reference to Solutionary Rail as a way of thinking about infrastructure.  $647 million in federal funds for Caltrain electrification approvedBy , May 26, 2017


Real Change News - Feature - Backbone Campaign’s people-powered plan to electrify America’s railroads by Sydney Parker | May 3rd, 2017

Real Change News - Book Review - Local activist organization publishes proposal to electrify the rail system by Mary Paterson | April 12th, 2017

Speak Up! Speak Out! radio interview

Grist OpEd: How we can turn railroads into a climate solution,By Patrick Mazza, March 13, 2017

High Speed Rail America Club's #BuildIt campaign produced this interview:

Trains Magazine: Electrifying the Northern Transcon? Environmentalist author says electrified freight railroads help the earth By Justin Franz | February 28, 2017

Weather Channel:

Thom Hartmann Show:

In These Times:

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