Alison Rose Levy / TruthdigFeb 17, 2020
With his reelection at stake, Barack Obama made a series of decisions to control the disaster. It's clear now just how calamitous they were. Dig deeper ( 6 Min. Read )
Joan Meiners / ProPublicaDec 27, 2019
A new probe finds Louisiana has failed to pursue millions in remediation for spills—money environmental groups say they desperately need. Dig deeper ( 13 Min. Read )
Jeremy B. Merrill / ProPublicaNov 1, 2018
A new investigation finds a range of industries were able to successfully mask their sponsorship of political ads on the social network. Dig deeper ( 11 Min. Read )
Jessica Corbett / Common DreamsJul 21, 2018
The city's filing comes just a day after a federal judge dismissed New York City's suit against five top fossil fuels firms, and about a month after another federal judge tossed out a pair of suits brought by two cities in California. Dig deeper ( 2 Min. Read )
By Paul Brown / Climate News NetworkMay 16, 2017
Many of the oil services companies employed when new fields are developed have been laying off workers, and oil companies have been taking write-downs of their assets. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
By Terry Macalister / Climate News NetworkSep 14, 2016
Critics claim that 3 billion euros in European funding for the Southern Gas Corridor energy project would undermine European Union climate-change targets and gloss over human rights abuses. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
By Michael T. Klare / TomDispatchJul 15, 2016
Whatever the advances of renewable energy, projections suggest fossil fuels will continue to dominate the global landscape for decades to come, accelerating the pace of global warming and ensuring the intensification of climate-change catastrophes. Dig deeper ( 12 Min. Read )
Chris Hedges / TruthdigOct 19, 2015
We are committing suicide by failing to rise up in large numbers to oppose a practice that poisons our air and water, causes epidemics of cancers and other diseases, and lays a hellish hand on the ecosystem. The longer we wait for the political process to work, the more assured is our mutual destruction. Dig deeper ( 10 Min. Read )
By Michael T. Klare, TomDispatchAug 14, 2015
While most oil-company executives continue to insist that a turnaround is sure to occur in the near future, some analysts are beginning to wonder if oil's diminished profitability doesn’t actually signal a fundamental transformation of the industry. Dig deeper ( 11 Min. Read )
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