Dr. Richard Jackson: "Transportation Policy is Health Policy"

The NRDC's blogger-in-chief, Kaid Benfield highlighted this very interesting video from Richard Jackson, who is the chair of Public Health a UCLA and one of the leading thinkers and researchers about the connections between land use, transportation and public health. If you ever get the opportunity to hear him speak, avail yourself of that opportunity. He's an inspiration and a national treasure. Here's a teaser for the PBS special he is hosting: