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Climate Denier Steve Milloy Now Director at Coal Giant Murray Energy, On CPAC Global Warming Panel
The Junkman has a new job, and yet again it involves defending fossil fuels and attacking science. Steve Milloy , who long ago dubbed himself "The Junkman," is listed as Director of External Policy &
bdemelle 03/06/2014 3 13 - -
Frackalypse Now: Mark Fiore Spoofs Oil Industry's PSYOPS Campaign To Derail Fracking "Insurgency"
DeSmogBlog partnered with Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Mark Fiore to produce this spoof video in the vein of Francis Ford Coppola's "Apocalypse Now." Making its debut today in honor of Gasland ...
bdemelle 05/21/2013 2 9 1 -
Represent.Us Campaign Launched To Promote Anti-Corruption Act
The time has come.  Today marks the launch of an interesting new bi-partisan campaign to get corporate money out of U.S. politics. Two new sites - Represent.Us and - ...
bdemelle 11/13/2012 4 3 - -
Breaking Up With Polluters To Save The Climate: CCSOS
One of the largest roadblocks that limit efforts to secure a safe global climate for the 21st century and beyond is that our elected representatives are trapped in an abusive relationship with the ...
bdemelle 08/21/2012 10 37 1 113
What Chesapeake Energy's Financial Scandals Mean For The Rest of Us
Given radioactive wastewater , earthquakes , and flammable tap water , one might think that drilling and fracking could not possibly have any more dirty secrets. But here’s the biggest secret of ...
bdemelle 05/30/2012 28 87 5 436
Internal Documents Shed Light on Heartland Institute Climate Denial Machine
Apologies this isn't formatted well, original may be easier to read. It 's at Internal ...
bdemelle 02/14/2012 3 16 2 78
Did UK Police Quietly Sideline ‘Climategate’ Hacker Investigation?
To view the graphics associated with this story visit the orignal post at The UK police force tasked with investigating the hacking of emails and documents from the Climatic Research ...
bdemelle 11/25/2011 14 72 1 449
Hillary Clinton's State Department Oil Services and the Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline [VIDEO]
With over 700 people arrested so far in the Keystone XL tar sands action taking place at the Obama White House, and widespread ...
bdemelle 09/01/2011 7 16 - 72
EIA's Politically Dictated “Garbage” Subsidy Report Obtained And Released Publicly
Originally published at DeSmogBlog The Checks and Balances Project has obtained a copy of the ...
bdemelle 07/29/2011 1 3 - 29
Denial For Hire: Willie Soon’s Career Fueled by Big Oil, Coal and Koch Money
Willie Soon, the notorious climate denier who has made a career out of attacking the IPCC and climate scientists, has received over $1 million in funding from Big Oil and coal industry sponsors over ...
bdemelle 06/28/2011 2 3 - 27
"Fracking" Shale Gas Emissions Far Worse Than Coal For Climate - Cornell Study
The Hill reported this morning on a groundbreaking report from Cornell University researchers confirming that shale gas ...
bdemelle 04/11/2011 62 93 10 468
NYT Fracking story: Regulation Lax as Gas Wells’ Tainted Water Hits Rivers
Incredible NYTimes piece on dangers of fracking on drinking water, public health and the environment. Excerpt: "...thousands of internal documents obtained by The New York Times from the ...
bdemelle 02/26/2011 8 33 2 126
Gasland Critic ‘Energy In Depth’ Was Created By Major Oil and Gas Cos According to Industry Memo
DeSmogBlog has uncovered an industry memo revealing that ‘Energy In Depth’ is hardly comprised of the mom-and-pop “small, independent oil and natural gas producers” it claims to represent. ...
bdemelle 02/17/2011 10 45 1 217
Charles Koch Challenged To Debate Prop 23 By California Student Leader Joel Francis
Joel Francis, a Marine Corps veteran and senior at Cal State Los Angeles, has issued a debate challenge to Koch Industries' billionaire CEO Charles Koch on his support for the disastrous Prop 23 ...
bdemelle 10/21/2010 11 19 - 78
Paul LePage Maine GOP Tea Party Candidate For Governor Wants to "Punch" Reporter [video]
After-interview footage has been released showing Paul LePage, Republican candidate ...
bdemelle 09/30/2010 14 9 - 63
Gulf Coast Attorneys File RICO Class Action Lawsuits Against BP
Gulf Coast law firms Levin Papantonio, Eastland Law and others have begun filing a series of civil RICO actions in Florida, Mississippi, Louisiana and Alabama to hold BP accountable for the false ...
bdemelle 06/24/2010 27 36 - 131
GOP Chooses Lord "Hitler Youth" Monckton as Expert Witness on Climate Change Science
House Republicans have chosen Lord Christopher Monckton, a non-scientist with a penchant for outrageous remarks, as its sole witness at tomorrow’s hearing in front of the Select Committee on ...
bdemelle 05/05/2010 26 22 - 94
The Profound 1st Amendment Implications of Paul Minor's SCOTUS Appeal
Paul Minor, the former Mississippi attorney turned political prisoner , is set to ...
bdemelle 03/24/2010 3 5 - 19
Why is Paul Minor Still Behind Bars?
In a recent unanimous decision, the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals overturned federal bribery charges against prominent Mississippi trial attorney Paul Minor, offering a ray of hope that Minor will ...
bdemelle 01/05/2010 6 23 - 202
Puerto Rican Government Threatens Terrorism Charges For Laid-Off Workers At Oct 15 Protest
A controversial plan by Puerto Rican Governor Luis Fortuno to lay off 17,000 government workers in the coming weeks, and possibly up to 30,000 in the coming months, ...
bdemelle 10/09/2009 17 11 - 30
Wheels of Justice Are Grinding Too Slowly For Paul Minor and Other Political Prisoners
Attorney General Eric Holder did not hesitate to release Senator Ted Stevens and overturn his wrongful conviction when evidence emerged of the government's botched prosecution of the former ...
bdemelle 09/30/2009 5 4 - 27
New Justice Department Policy Signals Hope for Justice in Vieques
The Justice Department announced a much-needed new policy last week that will impose strict limits on government agencies’ use of the state secrets privilege in order to block lawsuits for ...
bdemelle 09/29/2009 4 1 - 2
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