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Just Read: The Evolution of a Corporate Idealist

Finally wrapped up The Evolution of a Corporate Idealist: When Girl Meets Oil, which has been very well received and is an odd book to read in a place like Alaska, where a quarter of the industry is oil. 422 more words

Society

Greenpeace’s campaign against Shell, Lego—and human flourishing

Greenpeace Canada is collecting signatures on its website for a petition against Lego’s co-branding agreement with Shell. Greenpeace doesn’t like Shell, of course, stating on the website: “…When Lego’s halo effect is used to sell propaganda to children, especially by an unethical corporation who are busy destroying the natural world that our children will inherit, we have to do something.” But Greenpeace loves Lego: “We love Lego. 540 more words

Environmentalism

Obama opens East Coast to oil search

ST. AUGUSTINE BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Eastern Seaboard is being opened to offshore oil and gas exploration for the first time in decades with the Obama administration’s approval Friday of sonic cannons that can pinpoint energy deposits deep beneath the ocean floor. 938 more words

News

Independence in Kurdistan?

Bruno Gremez’s latest post:

In the next few weeks it will be up to Iraq’s leaders to make some heavy weighted decisions.  A recent New York Times… 295 more words

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