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Churches, Colleges Dumping Their Fossil Fuel Stocks

Long before the price of gas and oil began to plummet, socially conscious churches, universities, non-profit organizations, and local governments began to divest themselves of fossil fuel stock and shock the fossil fuel industry to understand the environmental and public health concerns. The World Council of Churches, which represents about 590 million Christians in 520,000

Gas Rigs on College Campuses

Gas wells and rigs could be planted on the campuses of Pennsylvania’s 14 state-owned universities because Gov. Tom Corbett believes that’s one way to raise income for a system that saw a $1 billion cut in its funding. The chancellor’s office of the State System of Higher Education supports drilling on or near state universities,

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Unravelling the Deception of a False Movement

Part III of an investigative report on Tar Sands Action and the Paralysis of a Movement “The masses have never thirsted after truth. They turn aside from evidence that is not to their taste, preferring to deify error, if error seduce them. Whoever can supply them with illusions is easily their master; whoever attempts to

The Real Weapons of Mass Destruction: Methane, Propaganda & the Architects of Genocide | Part I

World Marches to Methane Annihilation   “[T]he question is not will this methane be released, but when.” – Robert C. Hendricks, NASA, November 2007 The architects of death: The Real Weapons of Mass Destruction are the melting permafrost, the destabilizing methane hydrates and the corporations such as Halliburton, ChevronTexaco, BP, Shell, Exxon Mobil who, hand in

Saudi Arabia: Royalism and Oilism

Nothing captures the cynical reality of fossil fuel capitalism more than the fear mongering taking place concerning possible uprisings in Saudi Arabia. Where the world should be celebrating people struggling to realize their dignity and gain a voice in the political processes that shape their lives, instead we are being treated to apocalyptic scenarios involving