Category Archives: climate change

State Department Delays XL Pipeline, Public Wants it Stopped

Keystone XL Protesters Surround the White House President Obama put off making a decision about the XL Keystone Tar Sands Pipeline by sending it back for review by the State Department. The final decision of whether to build the controversial Keystone XL … Continue reading

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Oil Executives Say they Need Subsidies while getting $100/barrel of Oil

Is it a joke? 5 Oil Executives appeared before the Senate Finance Committee to explain why they still want $2.1 billion/year subsidies from the U.S. government. This does not make sense since in 2005 when oil was $55/barrel, the oil … Continue reading

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Japan’s Fukushima Nuclear Plants Show U.S. Danger of Nuclear Power

Will the NRC come clean about how much radiation is seeping into the United States? Could American nuclear reactors withstand similar catastrophes as Japan’s Fukushima plants? What needs to be done to insure the safety of U.S. reactors, especially those on or near earthquake fault lines? Continue reading

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Ways to Help Japan

The People of Japan need worldwide relief to assist them in recovering from the recent earthquake, tsunami and nuclear disasters. Here are ways to help Japan. Continue reading

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The Real Reason Redwing Blackbirds Fell from the Sky in Arkansas

Redwing Blackbirds Shocked to Death   Redwing Blackbirds fell from the sky on 12/31/2010-1/1/11. A surviving Redwing Blackbird from the more than 5,000 birds that suddenly dropped from the sky over Beebe, Arkansas, has informed Kitty Reporter that the flock … Continue reading

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Linguist George Lakoff encourages Democrats to Convey their Moral Message

Linguist George Lakoff encourages Democrats and Progressives to reframe more clearly their moral message to the American people. Is America having a greed crisis? Is that why so many people are unemployed? Is privatization really government for profit? Are tax breaks for the top 1-2% of Americans really public theft? Can Americans remember that empathy is the basis of true democracy and that we need to take social as well as personal responsibility? Continue reading

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27,000 Oil Wells Abandoned in Gulf for Decades!

50,000 Oil Wells Drilled in Gulf since 1940’s AP Impact: Gulf Awash in 27,000 Abandoned Wells Of the 50,000 oil wells drilled in the Gulf, 23,500 have been “permanently abandoned” and another 3,500 oil wells are categorized as “temporarily abandoned,” … Continue reading

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The Age of Stupid Documentary on Snag Films

Will we ever learn that the Age of Stupid is upon us and we need to shift gears to a different energy development policy that is less dependent on oil? The Age of Stupid documentary will make you think and take action to help people and cats go in a saner and smarter direction that will benefit everyone and everything on this planet. Continue reading

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Congressman Barton’s Deep Oil Connections

Congressman Joe Barton’s sympathies for Big Oil run very deep. Throughout his political career Barton has received over $1.4 million from oil and gas companies. Big Oil owes a lot to Barton who helped pass the Bush 2005 Energy Bill that removed many environmental safeguards to offshore drilling and incorporated recommendations from Dick Cheney’s secretive Energy Task Force. Continue reading

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Top Oil Companies Have Same Environmental Cleanup Plan including Walruses

How is it that the top 5 oil companies have almost identical oil spill remediation non-plans that all include protecting “walruses” in the Gulf Coast? Was there a Cliff Notes environmental plan ghostwriter for BP, ExxonMobil, Chevron, Shell and ConocoPhillips … Continue reading

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