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Oil Crisis

How Getting Laid Off During the Oil and Gas Crisis Changed My Life

Consuela Dezso | Posted 05.04.2016 | Healthy Living
Consuela Dezso

If you're perhaps facing a layoff or another event that may seem difficult to digest in your life, I would like to invite you to sit with it and question where it's attempting to bring you. More likely than not, there is magic lying underneath it, awaiting to be revealed if you choose to explore it.

The Oil Crisis in Plain English

Roxana Maddahi | Posted 02.19.2016 | Business
Roxana Maddahi

Oil prices hit a 13-year low this January at $26 per barrel, down from over $100 per barrel throughout most of 2014. Prices are low because of an ove...

Is Saudi Arabia (or ISIS) Ready for the Country's Predicted Oil Shortage?

Dr. Maha Hosain Aziz | Posted 08.12.2016 | World
Dr. Maha Hosain Aziz

Is Saudi Arabia prepared for its potential oil crisis and the significant social instability it will cause within its own borders? Yes and no -- and ISIS is standing ready to exploit this inconsistency. In fact, ISIS may even expedite this oil crisis in its ongoing quest to destabilize Saudi Arabia.

L.A.'s Drought Response: An Open Letter to Mayor Garcetti and the Office of Sustainability

Lisa Novick | Posted 11.23.2014 | Los Angeles
Lisa Novick

We must respond to the urgency of drought and loss of biodiversity, and we must promote landscaping that feeds either people or wildlife. We don't have the water or the time to waste on anything else.

'Green News Report' - November 26, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.26.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - November 21, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - November 19, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - November 14, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - November 12, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - November 7, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - November 5, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 11.05.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - October 31, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 12.31.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - October 29, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 12.29.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - October 24, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - October 22, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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How to Waste 40 Years

Carl Pope | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Carl Pope

Why not stop exporting jobs and dollars to import oil which we then waste? Why not use our dollars to build our own economy instead of Russia's?

'Green News Report' - October 17, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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So This Happened 40 Years Ago

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 10.17.2013 | Green

This week marks the 40th anniversary of the start of the 1973 oil crisis, which ended decades of cheap oil, caused gasoline shortages, and put a strai...

Sudan and South Sudan: Oil and the Recent Border Clashes

Dana Wilkins | Posted 03.29.2012 | World
Dana Wilkins

Any new deal must address the pervasive mistrust around the oil sector by guaranteeing transparency and independent verification in its implementation.

Short on Election-Year Ammo, Republicans Try to Turn Obama into Carter

Stewart J. Lawrence | Posted 05.24.2012 | Politics
Stewart J. Lawrence

It's rising gas prices -- the pocketbook issue -- that's really breathing new life into the "Carter analogy."

The Coming Oil Crisis and Your Investments

Dan Solin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dan Solin

Talk of unrest in the Middle East fills the airways. Will the rising prices in oil end our "tenuous" economic recovery and plunge us into another recession?

Don't Worry About the Oil Prices

Georges Ugeux | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Georges Ugeux

The crass ignorance of the realities in the Middle East and the exploitation of that ignorance by speculators compounded by the mediatization of the i...

Is It Time for an Oil Tax?

Henry Blodget | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Henry Blodget

What really screws the economy is not high oil prices, it's the yo-yoing of prices. A gas tax, phased in over several years, would gradually increase prices at the pump to make alternatives relatively more affordable.

WikiLeaks Reveals Imminent Saudi Oil Peak

Jeffrey Rubin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jeffrey Rubin

Saudi Arabia no longer has the capacity to prevent prices from rising because it can't meet world demand. And if Saudi Arabia no longer has an ability to raise production, who does?

Springsteen's Grave New World, 1978: The Darkness on the Edge of Town Story

Rob Kirkpatrick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Rob Kirkpatrick

It's two years into the first term of a young Democratic president, one whose election brought a sense of hope to the White House after two terms of a...