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An Unexpected Carbon Tax Proposal

An Unexpected Carbon Tax Proposal

Dyed-in-the-wool, rock-ribbed Republicans have proposed…

Global Carbon Dioxide Emissions Set New Record

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The Environment / Oil Spills

Capitol Hill Backlash to Gulf Oil Spill Provokes Flurry of Activity

Capitol Hill Backlash to Gulf Oil Spill Provokes Flurry of Activity

Jul 01, 2010 at 09:32 | Darrell Delamaide

Capitol Hill lawmakers reached a new pitch of activity in reaction to the Gulf oil spill, floating a number of new restrictions and rules and acting to remove the cap…

Alabama State Troopers Moonlighting as BP Security Guards

Alabama State Troopers Moonlighting as BP Security Guards

Jun 25, 2010 at 11:53 | Wayne Madsen

WMR's sources on the Gulf coast report that BP Security personnel are being augmented by off-duty Alabama state troopers and G4S Wackenhut private security guards. The BP Security personnel ensure…

The First OilCane? What Happens if a Hurricane Rides over the Oil Spill

The First OilCane? What Happens if a Hurricane Rides over the Oil Spill

Jun 24, 2010 at 11:45 | Art Horn

The gulf oil spill is bad but it could become much, much worse and soon. The threat is a hurricane moving over the spill. If a hurricane’s violent winds track…

Government Insiders: Get Ready for the Gulf

Government Insiders: Get Ready for the Gulf "Dead Zone"

Jun 23, 2010 at 17:50 | Wayne Madsen

Bad news concerning the Gulf oil disaster continues to come from WMR's federal government sources in the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the US Army Corps of Engineers. Emergency…

Secret Footage from the BP Boardroom of Devastating Coffee Spill

Secret Footage from the BP Boardroom of Devastating Coffee Spill

Jun 21, 2010 at 23:37 | Editorial Dept

Our inside sources have provided us with secret footage that was filmed in the BP boardroom when a new spill broke out.We cannot reveal our sources, but can let…

Obama Attempt to Push Climate Bill with Oil Spill Outrage Appears to Fail

Obama Attempt to Push Climate Bill with Oil Spill Outrage Appears to Fail

Jun 17, 2010 at 10:53 | Darrell Delamaide

President Barack Obama’s effort to channel outrage over the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico into political momentum for climate change legislation appears to have failed, according to news…

16 Questions About the Gulf Oil Spill that Need Answering

16 Questions About the Gulf Oil Spill that Need Answering

Jun 16, 2010 at 17:38 | Michael Snyder

The Gulf of Mexico oil spill is a national nightmare that seems to have no ending.  Every day new details come out that are even more shocking than what we…

9 Important Points about the BP Blowout – Part 1

9 Important Points about the BP Blowout – Part 1

Jun 15, 2010 at 08:53 | Allen Gilmer

Here is what a couple of offshore drilling engineers told me about the BP Blowout… However, everything is consistent with a well way over budget, company men taking heat from…

Winners and Losers from The Gulf Oil Spill

Winners and Losers from The Gulf Oil Spill

Jun 13, 2010 at 13:10 | Robert Bryce

The oil well blowout in the Gulf of Mexico provides a near-perfect onshore platform for political demagoguery. That demagoguery was evident last week during just a few minutes of channel…

The Gulf Oil Spill and Efforts to Cap the Well

The Gulf Oil Spill and Efforts to Cap the Well

Jun 06, 2010 at 11:44 | Strategic Studies

Below is a Q and A Interview with Frank Verrastro, senior vice president and director of the Energy and National Security Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies…

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