The high (hidden) costs of battery electric vehicles

Jon Stewart got under the skin of his liberal fans (again) during a recent TimesTalk interview when he pointed out the hypocrisy of people who say that Trump supporters “give tacit support to a racist system.” Referring to the iPhone,...

/ December 8, 2016

The Financial Assault, Part 2: RAN is at it again

The activists at the Rainforest Action Network have ramped up their campaign against the banks financing the Dakota Access pipeline. Last month, RAN called on Citigroup to “halt all further loan disbursements for the Dakota Access pipeline and ensure that...

/ December 4, 2016

The Financial Assault, Part 1: When the States Go Marching In

Rhode Island State Treasurer Seth Magaziner announced this week that “the state pension fund would join other shareholders in ConocoPhillips, Exxon Mobil, Chevron and Devon Energy in seeking to force those companies to disclose more of their lobbying activities.” Specifically,...

/ December 1, 2016

Rockefeller knew it was going to be #ExxonKnew

The #ExxonKnew witch hunt has been characterized by collusion, conspiracies, and corruption. But as always happens with such efforts, the truth is coming to light.

/ November 18, 2016