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Chorus of Anger says Little Learned from BP's Gulf Disaster
Two years after Deepwater Horizon a culture of complacency has returned to offshore drilling
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The Unlearned Lessons of the BP Gulf Disaster
The BP disaster reminded the American people about some essential truths relating to corporate behavior, the need for regulatory controls over corporations, the need for effective sanctions. The BP disaster taught us many things: Giant corporations cannot be trusted to behave responsibly, and have...
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Two Years After the BP Drilling Disaster, Gulf Residents Fear for the Future
On April 20, 2010, a reckless attitude towards the safety of the Gulf Coast by BP, as well as Transocean and Halliburton , caused a well to blow out 5,000 feet below the surface of the Gulf of Mexico. As the world watched in horror, underwater cameras showed a seemingly endless flow of oil –...
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America's Drone Sickness
This headline and first paragraph from today’s Washington Post scoop by Greg Miller speaks volumes about so many things: There are many evils in the world, but extinguishing people’s lives with targeted, extra-judicial killings, when you don’t even know their names, based on “patterns” of behavior...
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BP Spill Causing 'Alarming' Marine-Life Deformities in Gulf
Eyeless shrimp and other mutations due to BP chemicals
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Protesters Blast BP for Painting False, 'Rosy Picture' of Gulf
Gulf coast residents facing "epidemic of health problems" and ongoing disaster berate executives
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BP Target of Prank: Company Dropped from Olympics, Hoax Website Reports
The Campaign for a More Sustainable Olympics takes credit for fake website
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US Attack on Transparency Continues: CIA Whistleblower Indicted
Former CIA officer, Kiriakou, faces years in prison
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Mexico's Deepwater Drilling Plans Spell Doom
Plans to begin deep-water drilling in the Gulf of Mexico by Mexico's state owned oil company have environmental fears flying. The plans of the company, Pemex, involve drilling wells into more than 9000 feet of water -- depths at which the company has no experience drilling. In contrast, the depth...
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BP Spill Caused 'Graveyard of Corals'
New Evidence points to 'chemical fingerprint' of Deepwater Horizon
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