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May 20, 2022
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It’s Time For Charles Koch To Testify About His Climate Change Disinformation Campaign

The US House Oversight and Reform Committee kicked off its investigation of the fossil fuel industry’s decades-long climate change disinformation

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May 10, 2016
2 mins

Note to Exxon: Lying About Climate Change Isn’t Free Speech—It’s Fraud

Facing hundreds of billions of dollars in potential damages, the fossil-fuel giant is trying to change the subject. MAY 5, 2016 When in trouble, c

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March 26, 2016
2 mins

The Untold Story of the Texaco Oil Tycoon Who Loved Fascism (The Nation)

Also see: The oil man and his dictators: Benito Mussolini, Francisco Franco and the forgotten fascist history of Texaco Franco’s fuel supplier d

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January 11, 2016
2 mins

Father of Koch Brothers Helped Build Nazi Oil Refinery, Book Says (NY Times)

January 11, 2016 The father of the billionaires Charles G. and David H. Koch helped construct a major oil refinery in Nazi Germany that was persona

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July 12, 2015
2 mins

Exxon Knew About The Scientific Reality Of Climate Change In 1981

"... As recently as February 2015, a New York Times exposé revealed that a researcher at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics who routinel

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June 12, 2015
2 mins

This Bloomberg Contributor Attacking Renewable Energy Is Paid For By Big Oil

Bloomberg Turns To Manhattan Institute's Robert Bryce To Attack Renewable Energy And Promote Oil And Nuclear Bloomberg Has Published Several Op-Eds B

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May 4, 2015
2 mins

The Saga of Koch Industries

Koch Industries owed its creation to Fred C. Koch (1900-1967), a chemical engineer who developed a new cracking method for the refinement of heavy oil

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April 20, 2015
2 mins

Congress Has Made Undermining Energy And Environmental Laws The Focus Of Its First 100 Days

"... In 2013 and 2014, according to a 2014 CAP report, oil, gas, and coal companies spent more than $720 million to help elect members of congress t

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April 7, 2015
2 mins

Big Oil’s ‘Dr. Evil’ is Running Campaign to Sell Off America’s Public Lands

With a series of four nearly identical op-ed articles written by one of its front groups and published in western newspapers last week, the oil indust

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March 22, 2015
2 mins

How Big Oil Gets Respected Scientists To Lie

March 21, 2015  By the 1950s, Big Tobacco knew smoking caused cancer. By the 1960s,  the companies knew nicotine was addictive and

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March 14, 2015
2 mins

Kentucky: Oil Operator Admits Role in Multi-Million Dollar Securities Fraud Scheme

Mark Cornell faces maximum of 20 years in prison FRANKFORT, Ky. (March 10, 2015) — A central Kentucky oil operator has admitted to his ro

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February 13, 2015
2 mins

Daily Kos: Koch Brothers, Rick Scott And Jeb Bush Exposed In Florida Pipeline Scandal

Florida Attorney Steve Medina has been working on a case, pro bono, to expose the environmental corruption which has been taking place in Tallahasse

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December 22, 2014
2 mins

Big Oil's $3 Billion Homage To A Nazi War Criminal

Ships don’t come bigger than the Pieter Schelte. They don’t come more controversial either. Built in Korea at a cost of nearly $3 billion, the ga

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December 7, 2014
2 mins

Alaskan Town Sues Koch-Owned Oil Refinery Over Water Contamination

December 7, 2014 The Christmas season probably isn’t the best time to be the subject of a lawsuit for polluting North Pole. The city of North

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November 18, 2014
2 mins

How Big Oil Won the Mid-Term Elections

The Republican victory in the US midterms was paid for by big energy interests and could hold back Obama’s climate ambitionThe resounding Repub

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November 11, 2014
2 mins

Voters Have Entrusted Climate Policy to Vehement Climate Change Denier

"... What he calls a 'conspiracy' is more a threat to the future of the big oil and gas companies that have been the most generous contributors to Mr.

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October 25, 2014
2 mins

Bircher Nelson Bunker Hunt, Second Son of Legendary Wildcatter H.L. Hunt, Dies

"... Many noted that his personal spending habits were as conservative as his politics, which included a leadership role in the John Birch Society. ..

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October 7, 2014
2 mins

The Hidden Government Group Linking JFK, Watergate, Iran-Contra And 9/11

By Peter Dale Scott Peter Dale Scott is considered the father of “Deep Politics”— the study of hidden permanent institutions and interests

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August 20, 2014
2 mins

Feral House to Release “The Essential Mae Brussell: Investigations of Fascism in America” – Alex Constantine Interview

MAE BRUSSELL PUBLISHES A BOOK Interview: Alex Constantine, Editor of The Essential Mae Brussell: Investigations of Fascism in America Introduction

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August 15, 2014
2 mins

Colorado Senator Defends Fracking, Says 'Burning Water' Helped Native Americans

"... Baumgardner said that he was referring to 'hot springs,' which he said his grandmother called 'burning waters' ..." By Jason Plautz Nation

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April 26, 2014
2 mins

Duped! (Part Two): The Voice of God, Project Peace on Earth & the National Security State

 By Alex Constantine Love and Rockets Steve Robertson was raised in Friendswood, Texas – also the hometown of WWE wrestler Booker Tio Huffman,

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April 21, 2014
2 mins

Greg Palast: BP Deepwater Horizon, Lap Dancers, the CIA and Pay-offs

By Greg Palast Legal Examiner, April 21, 2014 “There was CIA involvement through a company called Mega Oil. They were shipping in arms under t

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March 17, 2014
2 mins

Influence Analytics: Mary Cheney's Firm Organizes Pro-Keystone XL Blitz

A note on the "Alliance for Freedom":  A Google search turned up very little on this GOP front,  mentioned in the attached article, an IRS  tax exe

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February 20, 2014
2 mins

Feral House to Release "The Essential Mae Brussell: Investigations of Fascism in America" - Alex Constantine Interview

MAE BRUSSELL PUBLISHES A BOOK Interview: Alex Constantine, Editor of The Essential Mae Brussell: Investigations of Fascism in America Introduction