Big Oil

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
An oil pump in the Aneth oil field near Bears Ears National Monument in Utah. (Photo: WildEarth Guardians/flickr/cc)
"The government is perpetuating a false narrative created by the oil and gas industries that protect themselves and not the American people."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
Critics slammed the move as a "hostile takeover of science-based policymaking"...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
oil refinery
Ahead of UN climate talks, report warns of "severe ecological and economic...


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.