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Matthew Yglesias

We should try to make good trains

14 mins | Jun 24, 2021
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America treats them as "culture war totems". They could be way more than that. The US loves its highways, but are both sides of the political spectrum missing out on a key opportunity in the guise of the locomotives? This instalment of Slow Boring reflects on whether the country should aim to be a world leader in the passenger train industry or whether they should take inspiration from the world's biggest success stories.
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