“FrackNation,” the documentary film about hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”) with close conservative movement ties, recently had its showing cancelled at Winona, Minnesota’s annual Frozen River Film Festival (FRFF).
|By: Steve Horn Sunday January 26, 2014 3:15 pm|
|By: Connor Gibson Wednesday October 9, 2013 5:17 pm|
A high profile public relations executive once said, “Nothing, and that means nothing, kills a PR career quicker than lying.”
Funny enough, the same PR flack was caught joking with a coal mining executive about her responsibility to deny climate change science, depending on the audience.
|By: Steve Horn Tuesday April 24, 2012 5:12 pm|
|By: Steve Horn Monday April 23, 2012 12:55 pm|
TransCanada’s Keystone XL Pipeline permit hangs in the balance, up for a potential Senate vote this week, having already passed the House as part of the Transportation Bill last week. Other companies, meanwhile, are wasting no time pushing their own respective tar sands pipeline proposals while that drama unfolds.
|By: James Hoggan Saturday April 10, 2010 2:00 pm|
The Nobel Laureate Playwright. George Bernard Shaw knew well the human condition when he observed that, “We learn from history that we learn nothing from history, ” and that, “those who cannot learn from history are doomed to repeat it.”
Jeff Biggers new book, Reckoning at Eagle Creek: the secret legacy of coal in the heartland, is a vivid illustration of our willingness to justify destructive behavior today by recreating a history that never existed in the first place.