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BP, Governments Downplay Public Health Risk From Oil and Dispersants (PHOTOS)

Riki Ott | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Riki Ott

If oil is so nontoxic, as we're being told, then why are the spill response workers giving hazardous waste training? Our federal government should stop pretending that everything is okay.

From the Ground: BP Censoring Media, Destroying Evidence

Riki Ott | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Riki Ott

The Gulf coast's inconvenient truth: BP -- not our president -- controls the response to the spill. In fact, people on the ground say things are out of control in the gulf, and BP is using federal agencies to shield itself from public accountability.

Anne Womack-Kolton, Dick Cheney's Former Press Secretary, Hired By BP To Head Media Relations

Think Progress | Brad Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Under threat of receivership and criminal investigation for its destruction of the Gulf of Mexico, foreign oil giant BP has hired a former top aide fo...