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BP Blowout: inside the Gulf oil disaster By Daniel Jacobs Brookings Institution Press, 2016, £18.95 Reviewed by Becci Heagney “BP put profits before people, profits before safety, profits before the environment”. Those are the words...

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To Limit Climate Change, We Need a Political Revolution Against the Power of Exxon, Chevron, and Shell!...

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"Our local union has lost 14 members in 16 years. Quite frankly, we’re tired of our coworkers being killed and being subjected to this risk." - Steve Garey, President of Local 12-591...

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Video of hard-hitting debate between Socialist Alternative candidate Jess Spear and Democratic Washington State House Speaker Frank Chopp.  Jess Spear refuses to accept corporate cash whereas Frank Chopp has received over $800,000 from corporations, including...

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The march ended with hundreds successfully blocking train tracks where Jess Spear, Socialist Alternative candidate for the 43rd district for WA state legislator afterwards declared: "People power forced this BNSF train to retreat - we...

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Working people in the US are fed up. After six years of mass unemployment and collosal cuts in education and social programs, we are told a "recovery" is under way....

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On April 20, 2010, a scant 27 days after the five year anniversary of the BP Texas City refinery explosion that killed 15 workers and injured 170, the state of the art deepwater drilling rig...

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Published in The Socialist, publication of Socialist Party England and Wales An environmental catastrophe threatens the U.S. coastline surrounding the Gulf of Mexico following an explosion and sinking of the BP leased Deepwater Horizon oil...

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