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A collision of visions on California bullet train

(Source: Los Angeles Times, March 8, 2012)

LOS ANGELES The bullet trains that would someday streak through California at 220 mph are, in the vision of their most ardent supporters, more than just a transportation system. They are also a means to alter the state's social, residential and economic fabric. But those broader ambitions are triggering an increasingly strident ideological backlash to the massive project.

Full story: Los Angeles Times

Thursday, March 8, 2012

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