Tell Ken Salazar: Force Full Disclosure of Fracking Chemicals Going Into Our Drinking Water

By: Wednesday September 28, 2011 12:18 pm

Tell Secretary Salazar: Force Full Disclosureof Fracking Fluid Chemicals! Big energy is fond of saying there’s no proof that the chemicals they’re using in fracking operations are causing the rash of horrific suffering in those who live nearby.  Why?  Because despite the fact that each fracking well leaves millions of gallons of wastewater in its [...]

Sierra Club: Pro-Corporate, Anti-Grass Roots

By: Tuesday June 15, 2010 11:10 am

There was some lively response yesterday to my post on the Sierra Club and its reluctance to criticize the Obama administration for its handling of the oil spill. There is no shortage of targets: the Center for Biological Diversity exposed Ken Salazar for granting new drilling permits after he said there was a moratorium. Food [...]

Will Salazar Let BP Wait 20 Years to Compensate Gulf Fishermen?

By: Friday May 14, 2010 10:18 am

Global Green has a video of the fishermen of Shell Beach, Louisiana, who know that the BP oil spill will probably soon put them out of business: Anthony Greco III: I’ve been fishing all my life. Robert Campo: I don’t have Type A blood, I’ve got type saltwater.  My family’s been at this four generations. [...]