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Fossil Fuel Industry Shifts from Climate Denial to “Youthwashing”

For decades, the fossil fuel industry funded climate change denial campaigns aimed toward young people to sow seeds of doubt on climate science. As the…

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Activists Face Felony Charges for Blocking Houston Oil Tanker Corridor

Under a new law backed by Big Oil and passed in statehouses nationwide, Greenpeace USA activists face felony charges for the action. Texas is the…

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Eight States Have Proposed Bills in 2019 Hyper-Criminalizing Pipeline Protest

The bills, lobbied for by oil and gas trade groups, have common parents: the right-wing American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) and Council of State Governments…

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Bills Criminalizing Pipeline Protest Arise in Statehouses Nationwide

By Steve Horn The oil and gas industry has started its 2019 lobbying efforts with a bang. Eight different statehouses across the nation are considering…

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