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As Congress Calls Out Fossil Fuel Deception, ExxonMobil Continues to Fund Climate Science Denial
Last week, ExxonMobil released their much anticipated 2015 Corporate Citizenship and Worldwide Giving reports, which include voluntarily disclosed information about their corporate giving each year. Despite ongoing claims by the company to NOT be funding climate denial , the reports once again...
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#WebOfDenial: Senators to Call Out Big Oil's Blockade of Climate Action
Senators condemn industry's "massive campaign to deceive the public about climate change"
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ExxonMobil May Have Friends In High Places, But Fraud Is Not Constitutionally Protected
When a handful of attorneys general launched investigations of ExxonMobil for climate fraud, I wonder if they had any idea that they would be attacked for attempting to stifle the company’s right of free speech. After all, if ExxonMobil publicly downplayed warnings by its own scientists about the...
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Exxon Has No Free Speech Rights to Commit Fraud, say Climate Groups
Exxon's "preemptive strike to shut down the investigation before it is completed should not be countenanced," says Union of Concerned Scientists
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Revealed: How This Coal Giant Became Treasury Dept. for Climate Denialists
'These groups collectively are the heart and soul of climate denial'
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Before #ExxonKnew, Industry Hid Perils of Smog with #SmokeAndFumes
'How the oil industry handled smog is a template for how it handled a bunch of issues, the most significant being climate change.'
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Should Lawyers Be Ethically Obligated to Protect the Environment?
As states and corporations increasingly head to court over climate change, a lawyer lays out an ethical roadmap to give the environment a louder legal voice
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#ExxonKnew About Climate Change and ExxonKnows How to Use Trade Deals to Get Its Way
Public outrage has been brewing about the fact that ExxonMobil—one of the the world’s biggest oil companies— knew about climate change as early as 1977 and yet promoted climate denialism and actively deceived the public by turning “ ordinary scientific uncertainties into weapons of mass confusion...
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'Illegitimate' Request Denied: GOP Gets Middle Finger for #ExxonKnew Ploy
Refusing to submit to House inquiry, environmental groups question whether committee is "operating properly" or just acting out a "partisan effort to protect fossil fuel companies."
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In Meme-Moriam
This weekend, America will pause to honor the thousands of men and women who fought and died to preserve ExxonMobil’s First Amendment rights, and protect it from the tyranny of justice. Or at least that’s the way a lot of Congressional leaders and climate deniers are playing it. The effort to cast...
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