17 Jun '11, 10pm

"It's more important to change your politician than your light bulb," says RFK Jr.

"It's more important to change your politician than your light bulb," says RFK Jr.

The third of 11 children of Robert Kennedy, the senator and presidential candidate who was assassinated in 1968, the outspoken RFK Jr. has often courted controversy — most (in)famously by writing controversial articles on childhood vaccinations based on dubious science, and by alleging that the 2004 elections were “stolen.” In 2005 he upset environmentalists by opposing a wind farm project on Nantucket Sound where his family owns land, despite being a strong advocate for renewable energy. (Kennedy is still against the project that he claims will put hundreds of commercial fishermen on the South Cape out of work.)

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