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Exxon: 25 Years of Tears in Alaska

Shannyn Moore | Posted 05.24.2014 | Green
Shannyn Moore

Time has a strange affect on events in our lives. I feel I'm looking through a glass of water when I look back 25 years to this day, March 24, 1989.

John Rudolf

New BP Oil Spill Emails Suggest Cover-Up | John Rudolf | Posted 12.08.2012 | Green

Emails that attorneys representing a defendant in the BP oil spill case plan to introduce in February show for the first time that the oil company kne...

'Treme' Creator: Show Will Address BP Disaster, If It Lasts | Brentin Mock | Posted 10.29.2011 | Black Voices

David Simon, creator of "The Wire," the HBO series considered by many to be the best television show ever, and "Treme," also on HBO, which chronicles ...

Gulf Oil Spill Redux: 9 Must-Read Books On The BP Disaster

Los Angeles Times | Posted 06.19.2011 | Books

A year after millions of barrels of oil were spilled into the Gulf of Mexico from BP's Macondo well, much ink has been spilled on the "second draft" o...

Requiem for the Gulf

Scott Edwards | Posted 06.14.2011 | Green
Scott Edwards

If there's any lesson to be learned, it is that the BP oil spill is not a thing of the past -- it's very much an ongoing tragedy that, as prior massive oil spills have taught us well, will continue for many years to come.

President's Gulf Speech Is to his Presidency as Rev. Wright Speech Was to his Campaign

Paul Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Abrams

When the rantings of his minister, Rev Wright, threatened his presidential campaign, candidate Barack Obama delivered one of the most stirring speeches in American political history. The Gulf spill now provides a repeat opportunity.

Time for a BP Summit

Christine Pelosi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Christine Pelosi

The BP disaster is the oil company's responsibility -- and it is Barack Obama's moment. There is no better time and place to unequivocally assert the President's voice than now in the Gulf with a BP summit.

Gov. Rick Perry Is Right: God Is Speaking in the Gulf Oil Spill

Rev. Chuck Freeman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rev. Chuck Freeman

"We don't know what the event that has allowed for this massive oil to be released. And until we know that, I hope we don't see a knee-jerk reaction ...