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Michael Shellenberger, Leighton Woodhouse, Alex Gutentag, Petr Šourek, Cecílie Jílková

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The writers behind this newsletter.

  • Michael Shellenberger

    Best-selling author, "Apocalypse Never" & "San Fransicko" : Dao Winner : Time, "Hero of Environment" : C.B.R Chair in Politics, Censorship, & Free Speech, UATX

  • Leighton Woodhouse

    Leighton is a freelance journalist and documentary filmmaker and co-founder of Public.

  • Alex Gutentag

    Alex Gutentag is a journalist based in California.

  • Petr Šourek

    a journalist who tries to make sense of news, more

  • Cecílie Jílková

    Cecílie Jílková (born in Prague, 1981) is a Czech writer, daughter of dissidents Ludvík Vaculík and Lenka Procházková, granddaughter of writer Jan Procházka. Cecílie runs She lives in Prague.

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