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For those who have lost their lives or their livelihoods -- and for the ecosystems like coastal marshes and fish spawning grounds that may never come back -- the cost is already beyond recovery.
The largest oil spill in America's history should have been a wake-up call. If we refuse to learn from that mistake, it will become a recurring nightmare instead.
An oil rig exploded off the coast of Louisiana on Friday morning.
The oil-gas production platform, located south of Grand Isle, is owned by Black ...
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