Barbara Freese is the author of Coal: A Human History, a New York Times Notable Book. She is an environmental attorney and a former Minnesota assistant attorney general. Her interest in corporate denial was sparked by cross-examining coal industry witnesses disputing the science of climate change. She lives in St. Paul.
A More Muscular Government?: On Barbara Freese’s “Industrial-Strength Denial”
How denial of the truth is a corporate problem, and the potential cure is politics....