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Gulf Coast Oil Spill

Calling For an Oil Spill Band-Aid of Epic Proportions (VIDEO)

Robyn O'Brien | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Robyn O'Brien

This morning, as we watched a YouTube video called "Yours Truly, BP" one of my kids asked "Is that oil going to stay in the ocean forever, Mom?"

5 PR Nightmares Handled Better Than The BP Oil Spill (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

By MICHAEL LIEDTKE, AP: BP is being vilified from the Louisiana marshlands to the White House as its leaking oil well pollutes the Gulf Coast, raising...

John Tesh Launches 'Adopt A Fisherman' Program To Help Gulf

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

In response to the devastating oil spill that has affected thousands of Gulf Coast families, musician turned radio host John Tesh has launched the Ado...

Mind Pollution: The Spillover of BP's Mess

Mastin Kipp | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mastin Kipp

Those of you who are clearly upset about the spill, obsessing over every picture that comes out, I ask this question: Where is there pollution in your own life that you could be cleaning up?

Grieving for the Gulf

Annie B. Bond | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Annie B. Bond

The geyser in the Gulf has me touching all the stages of grief -- except acceptance, the fifth stage. Is it possible to accept the dying birds and ruined marshes?

An Ecological Disaster: Polluting the Waters of Life

Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee

We can return to a relationship to life that honors it as a sacred whole whose voice can be heard. We won't have to wait until the next disaster before waking up to our responsibility to the planet.

Law and Disorder: A Killer for Whales

Chris Genovali | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Chris Genovali

The Gulf disaster is stirring memories of the Exxon Valdez oil spill. 21 years later, Prince William Sound may resemble a "paradise," but the legacy for killer whales has been anything but idyllic.

Avoid Disaster: The Merits of Hindsight in Advance

Michael Yapko | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Michael Yapko

What we're seeing with BP is a gigantic manifestation of a common pattern I see routinely in human behavior that. It's acting without thinking ahead.

Louisiana Oil Spill 2010 PHOTOS: Gulf Of Mexico Disaster Unfolds

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

On April 20, BP's Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded in the Gulf of Mexico, killing 11 workers and commencing months of oil leaking unrestrained into ...

BP Oil Spill Protest At Gas Station In New York City (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Protesters in New York City descended on a BP gas station in SoHo on Friday and demanded a boycott of the oil company. The group condemned BP for its...

Howard Fineman: On Oil Spill, Obama 'Put Too Much Trust In Technology And Business' (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

During "Hardball" Thursday, MSNBC's Chris Matthews and Howard Fineman panned President Obama's press conference about the BP oil spill. Between Obama...

Roy Sekoff On 'Ed Show': Oil Spill 'Gush Cam' Clashes With Obama's Cool Confidence (VIDEO)

Huff TV | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Huff TV

Huffington Post editor Roy Sekoff appeared on "The Ed Show" Thursday to weigh in on the federal response to the BP oil spill. For Sekoff, President O...

The Oil Specter That Haunted Alaska Is Now Haunting The Gulf: A Look Back At Exxon Valdez

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Peter Canby The New York Review of Books The Specter Haunting Alaska November, 2005 "The End of Oil: On the Edge of a Perilous New World" by Paul Ro...

Obama to BP: "Disperse!"

Rick Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Rick Horowitz

High on that list of new actions to deal with the oil-spill crisis, according to well-placed sources, is a plan to drop hundreds of thousands of gallons of chemical dispersant on senior BP executives.

James Carville To Obama On Oil Spill: 'Get Down Here And Take Control... We're About To Die'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Democratic strategist and New Orleans resident James Carville is not relenting from his frenzied plea for President Obama to take a more direct and ac...

This Is Our Clean Energy Wake Up Call. Will We Answer?

Leilani Münter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Leilani Münter

My captain saw six dead dolphins and 10 dead turtles in the past few days. The only good that can come from the largest environmental disaster in US history is if it changes the way we're living.

Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Impact: Get Involved

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Thursday, July 29, will mark the 100-day anniversary of the BP oil disaster in the Gulf Coast. There is no word yet on whether the temporary cap will ...

Transocean Expands PR To Manage Washington Scrutiny

The Hill | Jim Snyder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

An offshore drilling company tied to the massive Gulf oil spill is boosting its lobbying and public relations team as the number of congressional inqu...

Unheard Voices from the Gulf Coast

Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins

The Gulf Coast's Vietnamese fishing community faces some of the most daunting challenges of any group in the entire Gulf Coast region. Families are struggling to make ends meet.

Offshore Drilling Disaster Tied to Weak Oversight, Strong Lobbying

Andrew Romanoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Andrew Romanoff

We need to minimize the risk of another such catastrophe. Three steps are key.

WATCH: The Latest And Greatest Ideas To Solve The Oil Spill

Huffington Post | Travis Walter Donovan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The Gulf oil spill continues to gush enormous amounts of oil into the ocean every day, as BP struggles to contain and stop the flow. Here are ideas ...