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Unearthed: News of the Week the Mainstream Media Forgot to Report

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and Brendan DeMelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and Brendan DeMelle

Government report links extreme weather to global warming, traffic pollution to childhood allergies, Denver Police stockpiling pepper weapons and Rumsfeld got torture advice from Army psychologists.

The F Word: Shelling Out for Shell

Laura Flanders | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Laura Flanders

Of 46 international oil companies, including firms from China, India and Russia that had their eye on the first major oil deals in post-Saddam Iraq, guess who got the gig? Exxon-Mobil, Shell, Total and BP!

Shell Shuts Down Nigerian Oil Field After Attack

AP | EDWARD HARRIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LAGOS, Nigeria — Militants in speedboats raided an oil installation off Nigeria's southern coastline on Thursday, forcing Royal Dutch Shell to s...

Corporations' Plea for Climate Legislation Ignored

Janet Ritz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Janet Ritz

The need for the United States to lead by example through legislation has never been greater. Unfortunately, the need for change in Washington may have superseded that consideration.

Oil Execs to Congress: I Drink Your Milkshake

Chris Kelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Kelly

Supply and demand is one factor in determining price, but another factor used to be called "competition." Again, I'm not an economist, but I'm pretty sure that was supposed to drive prices down.

Oil Chiefs Say High Prices Not Our Fault

AP | H. JOSEF HEBERT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — Don't blame us, oil industry chiefs told a skeptical Congress. Top executives of the country's five biggest oil companies said Tues...