BP Gulf Oil Spill

Halliburton admits destroying evidence in Gulf explosion. Read more...
Julia Whitty writes for Mother Jones on the environment and she's written about the dramatic decline in microscopic life on Gulf beaches and also about how using dispersant allowed oil to penetrate much more deeply into beaches, possibly Read more...
Seen the original BP ads? For more of the most cookie-begging ad campaign in the history of cookies, check this out. Or, oooh, this one is just the worst. Because, y'know, corporations are people. And sometimes they need a pat on the back. Read more...
It was only a year ago today that the Deepwater Horizon oil well ruptured in the Gulf of Mexico, and yet it seems as if the horrendous damage it inflicted on people and wildlife in the region has all been forgotten. Sure, for a little while, Read more...
From Democracy Now -- "5 Million Barrels of Oil Does Not Disappear": Author, Activist Antonia Juhasz on the BP Spill, One Year Later: This week marks the one-year anniversary of the worst maritime oil spill in history. Last year on April 20 Read more...

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While the media is busy assuring their audiences that we still need nuclear energy despite catastrophic accidents potential, environmentalists would like you to remember we still have issues in the Gulf of Mexico from another one of our Read more...
I'm wondering what else the commission looking into the BP oil disaster in the Gulf is going to uncover? Color me not surprised by this latest finding since anyone following this knew they were downplaying the amount of oil coming out of that well Read more...
Thank heavens, this part of the mess is over. But reports from the Gulf seem to indicate BP's abandoned cleanup efforts: BP Plc started pumping Read more...
Now that BP has gone from 1000-5000 barrels to 12,000-19,000 barrels, to 35,000 to 60,000 to 62,000 a day, Rachel feels about the same way I do about Read more...
Here's hoping that the storm doesn't carry the chemical dispersant over the mainland: PENSACOLA, Fla. — Retired Coast Guard Adm. Thad Allen l Read more...