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Will President Obama Side With the Koch Brothers or American Families?

Robert Greenwald | Posted 11.07.2011 | Politics
Robert Greenwald

Charles Koch, one of our country's most prolific conservative donors, was recorded praising his oil, energy and Wall Street friends who contributed millions of dollars to his political causes.

Lucia Graves

Yes You Better: Obama Campaign Writer Arrested In TransCanada Pipeline Protest | Lucia Graves | Posted 10.30.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- Among the 500-plus people to get arrested since August 20 for sit-in protests outside the White House is Elijah Zarlin, formerly a senio...

Lucia Graves

State Department Moves Forward On Construction Of Keystone XL Oil Pipeline | Lucia Graves | Posted 10.26.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- The State Department on Friday released its final environmental assessment of the Keystone XL, removing a major barrier to the construct...

Lucia Graves

Green Groups: Keystone XL Pipeline Obama's 'Biggest Climate Test' | Lucia Graves | Posted 10.24.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- In a boost for grassroots efforts pressuring the Obama administration to block approval of TransCanada's Keystone XL oil pipeline, the h...

Lucia Graves

Arrests Mount As Climate Activists Push Obama On Keystone XL Oil Pipeline | Lucia Graves | Posted 10.24.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- Waving signs and chanting "Yes we can," scores of protesters were arrested outside the White House Monday as they called on the Obama ad...

Lucia Graves

House Republicans Mock Claim Koch Brothers Could Benefit From Oil Pipeline | Lucia Graves | Posted 07.24.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- At a hearing on the approval of the Keystone XL, a controversial oil pipeline that would expand Canada's oil sand imports to refineries ...

Green News Report: December 9, 2010 (Audio)

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

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Crunch time...

Michigan Oil Spill and World's Dirtiest Oil: Why Lie?

Henry Henderson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Henry Henderson

Our region is the epicenter of refining for what has been called "the world's dirtiest oil." And you get a glimpse at how ugly the stuff is from the pipeline mess in Michigan.

REDD Alert: Lessons from Peru's Camisea Pipeline Project

Janet Ranganathan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Janet Ranganathan

Many poor developing countries are afflicted by the "natural resource curse," enjoying less economic growth and worse development outcomes than countries endowed with less of Nature's bounty.

Oil Pipelines Are The 'New Great Game': Pepe Escobar

TomDispatch | Pepe Escobar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

What happens on the immense battlefield for the control of Eurasia will provide the ultimate plot line in the tumultuous rush towards a new, polycentr...

Rumors Of The Next Cold War

Judah Freed | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Judah Freed

No matter how subtly the conquest happens, Russian control of Georgia would amount to an historic shift in the balance of power -- especially as long as the world economy is fueled by oil.

Lessons of Ossetia

Giles Slade | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Giles Slade

Russia is a military power again proud of its independence from world opinion able to take decisive actions. The balance of power in the world has moved away from America which has no cards left to play.