Post Tagged with: "oil"

Drought Ravaged California Has Let Big Oil Pollute Drinkable Water Supplies Since 1983

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The oil industry has been dumping enormous amounts of toxic wastewater into EPA protected aquifers since 1983… with cooperation from state regulators.

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Black, Foul-Smelling Sludge Pours From Taps In California As Fracking Takes Its Toll (VIDEO)

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This is what’s coming out of people’s taps in California right now.

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The New Tesla Car Has An Actual ‘Insane Button,’ This Is What Happens When You Press It (VIDEO)

The New Tesla Car Has An Actual ‘Insane Button,’ This Is What Happens When You Press It (VIDEO)

The future is here, and it’s awesome.

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Obama To Protect Millions Of Acres Of Arctic Refuge From Big Oil (VIDEO)

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President Obama’s latest executive action has put an end to oil and gas drilling in Alaska‚Äôs Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR)… and Republicans are pissed!

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This Is Why Gas Is So Cheap And Why It Won’t Last Long

This Is Why Gas Is So Cheap And Why It Won’t Last Long

American oil companies are at war with Saudi Arabia and no matter who wins, we’ll be paying for it at the pump.

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Saudi Prince Doesn’t See $100 Per Barrel For Oil Ever Happening Again

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Why would a prince of Saudi Arabia, arguably the world’s oil capital, say that oil will never again hit $100 per barrel?

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Billionaire Writes Ex-Wife A $975 Million Check – And She Rejects It (VIDEO)

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Money can’t buy everything – especially not a way out of a nasty divorce.

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Russia’s Economy Is Collapsing. Thanks, Obama.

Russia’s Economy Is Collapsing. Thanks, Obama.

Between President Obama’s crippling (and intensifying) economic sanctions and the sharp decline in the price of oil, Russia is completely screwed.

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How To REALLY Cripple Our Enemies (Without Bombs)

How To REALLY Cripple Our Enemies (Without Bombs)

Not every battle needs to involve bombs, bullets and bloodshed.

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How One Kentucky Town Is Fighting Back Against The Greed Of Oil Companies

How One Kentucky Town Is Fighting Back Against The Greed Of Oil Companies

This little town in Kentucky has the answer to monstrous ever-increasing gasoline costs that eat up the family’s budget.

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New Book Exposes How The Koch Brothers’ Political Machine Manipulates The Media

New Book Exposes How The Koch Brothers’ Political Machine Manipulates The Media

‘I definitely got the sense that the Koch Industries folks were tracking what I was doing fairly closely.’ – Daniel Schulman, author of ‘Sons of Wichita’

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Dumb And Dumber: Alaska Republican Brags He’s The Least Educated Candidate

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Tea party-affiliated Senate candidate Joe Miller seems to be on a quest to prove that he is the least educated member of congress.

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John Podesta Says Congress Has ‘Zero Percent Chance’ of Blocking Climate Action Plan

John Podesta Says Congress Has ‘Zero Percent Chance’ of Blocking Climate Action Plan

The White House pulled no punches when questioned about congressional opposition to measures designed to stem climate change.

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American Indian Civilization: Ten Things You Might Not Know

American Indian Civilization: Ten Things You Might Not Know

Some little-known facts about the American Indian and their contributions to American life. You may be surprised at what you learn.

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Texas Republican And Candidate For State Attorney General Is Preparing State To Secede

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Sure Texas can secede, but they might run out of water, and drinking oil would be suicidal.

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Fracking Explained: The One Video Every American Needs To See (VIDEO)

Fracking Explained: The One Video Every American Needs To See (VIDEO)

This unbiased video on fracking gives you all the information you need to know about the oil extraction process.

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Lack Of Government Regulation Allows Banks To Own And Speculate Against Their Own Commodities

Lack Of Government Regulation Allows Banks To Own And Speculate Against Their Own Commodities

Goldman Sachs is at it again! They have been sued by Masters Screens Inc. for allegedly restricting aluminum supplies which consequently drove up prices.

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Bad News For Keystone: Michigan’s Oldest Brewery Sues Oil Pipeline Company

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The Kalamazoo River oil spill and other recent disasters prove Big Oil can’t be trusted with the Keystone Pipeline project.

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Study Shows Fracking Leads To An Increase In Earthquakes

This study is the first to link remote earthquakes and increased seismic activity in areas with increased fluid pressure due to human activity... fracking. Image @ Ecopedia

This study is the first to link remote earthquakes and increased seismic activity in areas with increased fluid pressure due to human activity… fracking.

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The Oil Industry At It Again As Yet Another Disaster Happens, This Time In Detroit

The Oil Industry At It Again As Yet Another Disaster Happens, This Time In Detroit

Yet another oil industry accident has occurred, showing clearly that there aren’t enough regulations or safety measures in place to prevent these things from occurring.

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