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What Does an "Intellectually Honest Debate" About Climate Change Mean to Koch Industries?

Kert Davies | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Kert Davies

If David and Charles Koch are truly interested in stimulating an "intellectually honest debate" on climate science, as they claim, answering a few simple questions would be a good place to start.

Green News Report -- April 8, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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Jason Linkins

Jeff Biggers: Hold Mining Industry 'Outlaws' Accountable (VIDEO) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

CNN's Kiran Chetry conducted an interview today with Jeff Biggers, journalist and author of "Reckoning at Eagle Creek: The Secret Legacy of Coal in th...

Gulf Rig Widows Urge Repeal Of High Seas Death Law

AP | MATTHEW DALY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

CHALMETTE, La. — Members of Congress vowed Monday to amend a 90-year-old law that limits the amount of money survivors can recover in the deaths...

Obama Administration Pushing To Reopen New Offshore Drilling Exploration In Shallow Waters

Wall Street Journal | By LAURA MECKLER and JONATHAN WEISMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON--The Obama administration, facing rising anger on the Gulf Coast over the loss of jobs and income from a drilling moratorium, said Monday t...

Canada owns the podium for inaction at Bonn climate talks

Kevin Grandia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kevin Grandia

With international climate treaty negotiations underway again in Bonn, Germany this week, a fossil-of-the-day award has been handed to Canada by the I...

Thad Allen: Oil Spill Cleanup Will Take Years

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green


Barack Obama: I'm Talking To Gulf Experts 'So I Know Whose Ass To Kick'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama said Monday he's been talking closely to Gulf Coast fishermen and various experts on BP's catastrophic oil s...

HuffPost Meetup On June 8th To Discuss Gulf Oil Spill

Adam Clark Estes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Adam Clark Estes

Tomorrow is World Ocean Day and, the Huffington Post and Meetup are encouraging our readers to meet other readers nearby to talk about how you can help the Gulf oil spill clean up effort.

BP's Apology: We're Just Spreading Wealth ... to Fish (VIDEO)

Jon Gutierrez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jon Gutierrez

In this video from Upright Citizens Brigade's group The Brig, BP would like you to know that there's a bright side to the Gulf oil spill -- a massive redistribution of wealth for under the sea.

Update from Bonn: The Crazy Killing of the Kyoto Protocol

Alex Rafalowicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Alex Rafalowicz

The EU used to be characterized by its 'ambition and contribution' to a strong international climate regime, but here in Bonn they are showing a distinct lack of courage, and as the German's say, when you lose your courage you lose everything.

Thad Allen: Oil Spill Is 'Holding The Gulf Hostage'

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON — The government's point man on the Gulf oil spill calls it "an insidious enemy that's attacking our shores" and "holding the Gulf ho...

Frank Rich On Obama's Oil Spill Response: Don't Get Mad, Get Even

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The frantic and fruitless nationwide search for the president's temper is now our sole dependable comic relief from the tragedy in the gulf. Only The ...

DK Matai | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
DK Matai

Editor's Note: This post has been removed from the Huffington Post....

Green News Report -- April 6, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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Gulf Oil Spill: Obama Vows To Stand With Coast Residents 'Until They Are Made Whole'

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

GRAND ISLE, La. — President Barack Obama said Saturday that he will stand with Gulf Coast residents "until they are made whole" from the oil spi...

Gulf Oil Spill: Slick-Coated Animals Struggle And Die As 'Wildlife Apocalypse' Becomes Reality

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

ON BARATARIA BAY, La. (AP) -- The wildlife apocalypse along the Gulf Coast that everyone has feared for weeks is fast becoming a terrible reality. Pe...

Obama on Energy: Two Steps Forward, One Big Step Back

Erich Pica | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Erich Pica

The Obama administration's decision to open 167 million acres of pristine ocean to drilling is poor policy. It threatens our coastal communities while perpetuating our dependence on dirty fossil fuels.

The Smoking Guns and Blue Dress Moments of Climategate

James Hoggan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
James Hoggan

By sticking to a small set of familiar and dramatic-sounding memes (e.g. "nail in the coffin"), climate change deniers succeeded in getting many mainstream outlets to repeat their version of events.

Cities need a stronger voice in climate change talks

Marcelo Ebrard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Marcelo Ebrard

Negotiators are meeting this week in Bonn, Germany, in an effort to secure a binding agreement on global climate change. However, months after the ta...

Gulf Oil Spill: Coast Guard Warned Large Leak Possible, Logs Show

AP | By EILEEN SULLIVAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Newly disclosed Coast Guard documents warned that 336,000 gallons per day of oil could spew into the Gulf of Mexico if an underwate...

Green News Report -- June 3, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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Don Young: Gulf Oil Spill 'Not An Environmental Disaster'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Don't worry about the oil spilling into the Gulf, Rep. Don Young (R-Alaska) says, because the worst spill in U.S. history is "not an environmental dis...

Eco Etiquette: Is My Moisturizer Safe? 5 Petrochemicals to Avoid Now

Jennifer Grayson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Grayson

Send all your eco-inquiries to Jennifer Grayson at Questions may be edited for length and clarity. I'm a guy who recently st...

Causes and Consequences of the BP Oil Catastrophe: What We Know, What We Don't Know, and What We Will Never Know

Bob Ostertag | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Bob Ostertag

There is one, and only one, way to ensure that deep water oil drilling never again leads to catastrophe, and that is to discontinue all deep water oil drilling. Period.