Oil emissions force families to leave their homes


News | Feb 21, 2013 | 2:49 Regulation questions The CBC’s Kim Trynacity has the third part of her series on Peace Country families who’ve left their homes because they believe emissions are hurting their health…

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Hugo Chavez Told Me He Won’t Sell Oil to the Kochs

Hugo Chavez

Greg Palast for Vice Greg Palast is a New York Times bestselling author and fearless investigative journalist whose reports appear on BBC Television Newsnight and in The Guardian. Palast eats the rich and spits them out. Catch his reports and

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Koch Subsidiary Told Regulators It Has ‘Direct and Substantial Interest’ in Keystone XL

By Stacy Feldman, InsideClimate News  “A document filed with Canada’s Energy Board appears to cast doubt on claims by Koch Industries that it has no interest in the controversial pipeline…” Read the full article HERE

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Koch Brothers’ Activism Protects Their 50-Year Stake in Canadian Heavy Oils

By David Sassoon, InsideClimate News May 10, 2012 Long involvement in Canada’s tar sands has been central to Koch Industries’ evolution and positions the billionaire brothers for a new oil boom. Read the full article HERE

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NAMING THE PROBLEM What It Will Take to Counter Extremism and Engage Americans in the Fight against Global Warming

Harvard University’s, Theda Skocpol releases this report for the Symposium on the Politics of America’s Fight Against Global Warming. Read the report HERE

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How to Reduce Gas Prices and Remove Barriers to Clean Energy: Ban Oil Derivatives

By: IFG March 21, 2012 Some say higher oil prices are essential to ending our addiction to fossil fuels. While true in principle, the reality of recent rising costs to consumers has so far been the exact opposite, with political

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New York Town Bans Fracking

By Kourosh Behnam Originally Posted: February 23, 2012 Yesterday, New York judge Philip Rumsey ruled that the town of Dryden’s ban on fracking is legal. This is a significant victory for all environmental groups fighting to keep water clean in

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