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The Gigantic Hole In ExxonMobil's Doughnut

Bevis Longstreth | Posted 04.03.2014 | Green
Bevis Longstreth

ExxonMobil, in negotiations with shareholder activists that led to withdrawal of their shareholder proposals, agreed to report to shareholders on climate change. I hope scientists the world around will deconstruct the edifice ExxonMobil has erected.

How Environmentalists Created the Koch Brothers, and How the Heartland Institute Radicalized Environmentalists

Bill Shireman | Posted 02.25.2014 | Green
Bill Shireman

We created the demon Koch brothers. We made them not just our adversaries but our deeply committed enemies, lacking in nuance, matching our simplistic caricatures, who fear us as much as we fear them.

The Movie Exxon and the Koch Brothers Hope You Don't See

Kert Davies | Posted 05.11.2013 | Green
Kert Davies

The long legacy of denial and deception by the legion of fossil doom will never be erased. They know who they are. We know exactly who they are. And we know exactly they have done. Greedy Lying Bastards is the most complete telling of this story to date.

Super-Storm Sandy's Teachable Moment

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 10.31.2012 | Green
Joseph A. Palermo

Today, we are facing our own public health emergency that is planetary in scope. The only option now is to sideline the Senator Inhofes and the George Wills of this world and mobilize the not-insane people and their governments to bring us back from the brink.

ExxonMobil CEO Rants Against People Who Care About the Planet

Wenonah Hauter | Posted 09.17.2012 | Green
Wenonah Hauter

Tillerson accuses environmental and consumer advocacy groups of fear-mongering when it comes to drilling and fracking for oil and gas, and he believes the general public doesn't have enough aptitude to determine whether or not it's safe.

ExxonMobil Fuels Discrimination

Robin McGehee | Posted 08.06.2012 | Gay Voices
Robin McGehee

I hope that, one day, I'll be able to drive by the ExxonMobil station as I take my kids to school and know that because LGBT activists on the streets spoke truth to power in the corporate suites, my tax dollars won't be used to fuel discrimination.

The New York Times Flays Natural Gas to the Cheers of the Oil Industry, OPEC, and Coal Producers

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 08.28.2011 | Media
Raymond J. Learsy

The New York Times has a long history of buttering up the oil industry, an industry that would be a major loser if the projections for shale gas are proven out over time.

Waxman and Markey's Hydraulic Fracking Smackdown

Kevin Grandia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kevin Grandia

Looks like the US Congress is going to crack down on the natural gas industry over the nasty process of hydraulic fracturing.

Enviro Groups Prepare to Sue Nation's Largest Oil Refinery

The Center for Public Integrity | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
The Center for Public Integrity

Tired of waiting for state regulators to take meaningful action, two environmental groups are preparing to file a lawsuit against the nation's largest oil refinery, ExxonMobil Corp.

BP and the Niger Delta: A Horrendous Tale of Two Oil Spills

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

The first drop of oil had barely shot to the surface following the murderous explosion on BP's Gulf oil rig when President Obama and BP officials...

J. Stephen Simon, The Exceptional Oil Man

Taylor Marsh | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Taylor Marsh

ExxonMobil has many enemies on the activist side, but J. Stephen Simon was one of the most honorable, decent, dedicated American patriots you'll ever find. Yes, even an oil man can be a patriot.

ExxonMobil -- Their "Hydrogen Plan" for Us

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Steve Parker

Between Wall Street and the banks and the oil companies, and saving Detroit, which has been going out of business on a daily basis for 35 years, is there some way we aren't getting screwed?

When Harm Goes Unpunished: Why Congress Should Overturn the Supreme Court's Exxon Valdez Decision

Riki Ott | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Riki Ott

No community should have to go through what we have been through. Livelihoods have been lost, financial stress has broken families apart, and businesses supported by fishermen have crumbled.

Exxon Balks At Paying $488 Million In Interest On Valdez Spill Damages

McClatchy Newspapers | Erika Bolstad | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

ExxonMobil has balked at paying $488 million in interest on punitive damages that plaintiffs say it owes for its role in the 1989 Prince William Sound...