The Senate's most outspoken apologist for the oil industry is at it again. Sen. Mary Landrieu, recently declared that eliminating federal subsidies to the major oil companies would be a gross injustice.
Given the present state of our dysfunctional political system, energy policy will probably have to come from the bottom-up. And that's a thin reed of hope in an oil-covered swamp.
Wild horses and burros are being systematically destroyed in the US by the government agency, Building Land Management, (BLM) and the powers that be and the public at large are turning a blind eye.