Big Oil

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Thousands of pages of emails between newly confirmed EPA administrator Scott Pruitt and fossil fuel companies during his time as Oklahoma attorney general—released per court order on Tuesday night— confirm "a close and friendly relationship" between the man now charged with protecting the U.S. environment and entities seeking to hamper those...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The Oglala Sioux have joined the legal battle against the U.S. Army Corps of...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
A hand covered in crude from one of the hundreds of open toxic pits Chevronabandoned in the Ecuadorean Amazon rainforest. (Photo: Caroline Bennett / Rainforest Action Network)
In a move global rights groups are decrying as a Valentine's Day gift to Big...


Furious that Arctic-trashing Shell is using kid-friendly LEGO to clean up its image - reportedly selling 16 million Shell-branded toys worth $116 million - Greenpeace has begun a campaign aimed at pressuring LEGO to end the sketchy partnership. Protests at England's Legloland, and a darkly stunning new ad in which an idyllic Arctic, huskies and all, drowns in oil.