With No Ability to Fully Assess Oil Leaks, Fed Government Still Approves More Arctic Drilling

By: Friday May 14, 2010 8:09 am

The US government as a total body may be completely foolhardy and tone deaf. In the wake of the Horizon disaster, sadly, a Federal court has allowed Shell to move forward on drilling in the Artic without a murmur from the Congress or White House. Even as a semi-submersible (a la the Horizon) Venezuelan gas [...]

 

Gulf of Mexico Deep Water Drilling Disaster: Oil Slick Now Over 1,800 Square Miles and Growing

By: Monday April 26, 2010 6:30 pm

As the oil spill continues unabated from the collapsed riser pipe left behind the explosion of the Deepwater Horizon, the politicians begin their inevitable tepid response. Mary Landrieu scuttles for cover.

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