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Energy Myths: Climate, Poverty, and a Reason to Hope, where Rachel Pritzker weaves her personal journey as an activist into a compelling case for how we can bring energy to the poor without destroying the planet. (Her passion and willingness to challenge comfortable truths is one of the reasons I'm delighted CGD will benefit from Rachel's ideas and wisdom as a new Board member.)