Tag: oil & gas

Big Oil’s Greed Costs American Jobs

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  Pennsylvania labor activists marched on Capitol Hill yesterday in protest against the shutdown of three refineries in the state. Politicians from both sides supported them in their call to stem the job losses and address the imminent threat to the nation’s energy security that the loss of gasoline production in the east coast now…

Time For Climate Activists to Get Tough

An activist in arrested during a protest on Copenhagen during the COP15 climate summit. (Courtesy of JustDoitFilm.com)

Published on Thursday, June 30, 2011 by Rolling Stone by Jeff Goodell   Have we failed to slow global warming pollution in part because climate and environmental activists have been too polite and well behaved?  Is it time to take to the streets, express some outrage, maybe engage in a little guerilla warfare against Big…