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Big Oil is still spending big dollars on climate-change denial

By Mark A. Bonta / December 16, 2019 / Comments Off on Big Oil is still spending big dollars on climate-change denial

Over $1 billion since Paris. This is the amount that the world’s top five public oil corporations have spent of their shareholders’ money to sway public opinion on climate change following the Paris Climate Accords in 2016. The basic idea is to kill carbon taxes, support more drilling, advocate for looser restrictions on emissions — but all the while appearing to […]

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This Saudi mega-corporation is fueling denial of climate change in the United States

By Mark A. Bonta / September 26, 2019 / Comments Off on This Saudi mega-corporation is fueling denial of climate change in the United States

Saudi Arabia has done everything in its power to deny the effects of climate change. The kingdom has lobbied long and hard in the United States and around the world against climate science, activism, and legislation. Economically, this makes perfect sense: Saudi Aramco, the most profitable corporation on the planet, with yearly earnings now topping […]

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