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US To Use Climate Change Fund To Build New Coal Plants (VIDEO)

US To Use Climate Change Fund To Build New Coal Plants (VIDEO)

According to a new report from Bloomberg, the U.S. will seek to use money intended for climate change adaptation to promote the construction of new coal plants. The plan, according to an anonymous official inside the Trump administration, is to use the Green Climate Fund to facilitate the construction of new coal plants abroad. The […]

Since When Did ‘Crystal Clear Water’ Involve Coal Ash? Since Trump (VIDEO)

Since When Did ‘Crystal Clear Water’ Involve Coal Ash? Since Trump (VIDEO)

Late last year, Donald Trump said that “crystal clear water” would be important to his administration. But, as the saying goes, actions speak louder than words. Trump’s actions consistently demonstrate that he doesn’t care about protecting America’s waterways or the communities that rely on them as he is systematically dismantling the EPA. I’ve already written about how […]

Trump Signs Order Making Big Oil Corruption So Much Easier (VIDEO)

Trump Signs Order Making Big Oil Corruption So Much Easier (VIDEO)

In his first act of signed legislation, President Donald Trump has eliminated anti-corruption rules for energy companies. Trump repealed regulations that were placed on oil and gas companies by President Barack Obama back in 2010. Repealing Corruption Reform In an effort to increase transparency for energy companies, Obama included a resolution in the Wall Street […]

WATCH: Tribal Member Finds HUGE Oil Leak – Oil Company Responds Like Molasses

WATCH: Tribal Member Finds HUGE Oil Leak – Oil Company Responds Like Molasses

As tension grows over pipeline construction in the U.S., Canadians are experiencing the risks firsthand. A Tundra Energy pipeline in Saskatchewan burst several days ago and leaked more than 50,000 gallons of oil into land belonging to Ocean Man First Nation. The leak went unnoticed until a band member reported the strong oil smell. This raises the […]

Wyoming Republicans Move To Outlaw Large-Scale Clean Energy Production (VIDEO)

Wyoming Republicans Move To Outlaw Large-Scale Clean Energy Production (VIDEO)

While many cities and states across the country struggle to combat climate change and reduce greenhouse gas production, Wyoming’s Republican legislature is working to prevent the expansion of clean energy and doubling down on coal-powered energy production. A new bill in the Wyoming legislature could limit electrical companies from taking full advantage of the state’s many […]

Progressive Nomad: Anonymous Gift Boosts Anti-Pipeline Efforts Enormously

Progressive Nomad: Anonymous Gift Boosts Anti-Pipeline Efforts Enormously

The Caddo Nation chairwoman Tamara Francis-Fourkiller and her family revealed that an anonymous donor contributed $2.5 million dollars late Saturday afternoon to free all those who had been arrested and detained from Thursday’s  protest efforts against the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota. Main media streams have remained absent from the coverage of one of the […]

Progressive Nomad: Journalist Facing Prison For Reporting News (VIDEO)

Progressive Nomad: Journalist Facing Prison For Reporting News (VIDEO)

In the early morning hours this Monday, acclaimed journalist and Democracy Now! 20-year host, Amy Goodman, will turn herself over to Morton County authorities after being charged with criminal trespassing and now rioting. Goodman was charged while upholding her journalistic duties to capture the atrocities going on in North Dakota. She faces up to 30 […]

Trump’s Pledge To Kiss The Fossil Fuel Industry’s A** Surprises No One (VIDEO)

Trump’s Pledge To Kiss The Fossil Fuel Industry’s A** Surprises No One (VIDEO)

Donald Trump has an important message for fossil fuel executives: “You will like me so much.” The Republican presidential candidate touted his pro-fossil fuel agenda Thursday at the Shale Insight conference in Pittsburgh. The conference brings industry heads and their government cronies together to figure out how to maintain their stranglehold on America’s energy policy. Trump […]

BREAKING: Feds OVERRULE Courts On DAPL – All Work HALTED (VIDEO)

BREAKING: Feds OVERRULE Courts On DAPL – All Work HALTED (VIDEO)

In a historic decision the Department of Justice, Department of the Army, and the Department of the Interior overrode the decision of the District Court today by issuing statement that denies construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline on federal land. This decision was vital in protecting further destruction of tribal land, water, and burial grounds […]

Progressive Nomad: Oil Company Guilty Of CRIMINAL DESTRUCTION Of Historic Lands(VIDEO)

Progressive Nomad: Oil Company Guilty Of CRIMINAL DESTRUCTION Of Historic Lands(VIDEO)

It was discovered on Wednesday, during a preliminary restraining order hearing against The Army Corp of Engineers, that Energy Transfer Partners, the company building the pipeline in North Dakota, may be guilty of construction on the DAPL without a proper easement. Several sources have confirmed this including the Army Corp themselves. KFYRTV recently reported on […]

This Presidential Candidate Is Now Facing Charges (VIDEO)

This Presidential Candidate Is Now Facing Charges (VIDEO)

During a press conference with Morton County North Dakota, Sheriff, Kyle Kirchmeier, stated that Green Party Presidential Candidate, Jill Stein, will face charges for allegedly spray painting the front of a bulldozer. It’s no secret that the Sheriff has not been on the side of Standing Rock Sioux Tribe at all. From embellishing reports of […]

Progressive Nomad: Tragic Pipeline Explosion INCINERATES Ten Campers (VIDEO)

Progressive Nomad: Tragic Pipeline Explosion INCINERATES Ten Campers (VIDEO)

A natural gas pipeline explosion killed ten people, including five children, on August 20, 2000, at a campsite near the New Mexico Pecos River. This 30-inch natural gas pipeline exploded around 5:30 a.m. Saturday morning, leaving 86 feet long, 46 feet deep crater in the earth. The campers 200 feet away under the bridge stood no […]

Progressive Nomad: 5.2 Earthquake In Oklahoma FINALLY Gets Legislators Off Their Asses (VIDEO)

Progressive Nomad: 5.2 Earthquake In Oklahoma FINALLY Gets Legislators Off Their Asses (VIDEO)

Early this morning one of the largest earthquakes to hit Oklahoma shook the ground, being felt from Nebraska to North Texas, and all due to oil and natural gas wastewater dumping. At 7:02 this morning, the United States Geological Survey reported that a 5.2 magnitude earthquake occurred in north-central Oklahoma, a location notorious for seismic […]

The Progressive Nomad: Amazing Images From The Rally Against The Dakota Access Pipeline (VIDEO)

The Progressive Nomad: Amazing Images From The Rally Against The Dakota Access Pipeline (VIDEO)

On Wednesday, in Washington, DC, Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Chairman, Dave Archambault II stood alongside attorneys from Earthjustice in support of an injunction that would halt production of the Dakota Access Pipeline. Chairman Archambault II was joined, on Wednesday, by hundreds of people, both Native tribes and non-natives, including celebrities such as Susan Sarandon, Shailene […]

BREAKING: Here’s The Latest On Whether Or Not You Can Eat Butter

BREAKING: Here’s The Latest On Whether Or Not You Can Eat Butter

Butter lovers, rejoice! Some wonderful people have conducted a study on whether or not butter will clog your arteries. The study was published in the scientific journal, Plos One. The study covered 15 countries and 636,151 people. They were investigating a link between butter consumption and heart disease. They concluded that butter has a minimal […]

REVEALED: The Oil Industry Knew About Climate Change Before The Moon Landing

REVEALED: The Oil Industry Knew About Climate Change Before The Moon Landing

The Republican Party continues to insist that there is no climate change. Like a screaming toddler with his hands pressed firmly against his ears, the GOP refuses to hear the truth. Now maybe they’ll have to start facing some facts. It turns out that the oil industry itself has known for nearly 50 years that the burning of fossil fuels would raise […]

Bernie Sanders Epic Accusation Is Going to Blow Your Mind

Bernie Sanders Epic Accusation Is Going to Blow Your Mind

Tensions are high as Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton vie for liberal support as the race progresses toward New York’s April 19 primary. On Friday, Sanders demanded an apology from Clinton after her campaign accused the millennial favorite of lying and misinterpreting the presidential candidate’s relations with oil and gas companies, going against her promise […]

How Would You Like To Pay Just $1 For A Gallon Of Gas?

How Would You Like To Pay Just $1 For A Gallon Of Gas?

Do you remember when gas prices were around $4 per gallon? Do you remember watching the news with absolute terror as the cost of oil escalated seemingly every day? Well, Pepperidge Farm remembers, as do so many other Americans who had nervous breakdowns whenever the gas light came on in their cars. But the last […]

Death Of Keystone XL Pipeline Spells The Beginning Of The End For Tar Sands

Death Of Keystone XL Pipeline Spells The Beginning Of The End For Tar Sands

Six years ago, the battle for the Keystone XL pipeline began. Now, thanks to the Obama administration, the plan is dead. The Obama administration announced Friday morning that the plan proposed by TransCanada to build the pipeline, which would have carried more than 800,000 gallons of tar sands crude per day from Canada all the […]

Crazy Oil Billionaire Tries To Expel OU Scientists And College Classes

Crazy Oil Billionaire Tries To Expel OU Scientists And College Classes

If you have enough money, you can cut college classes right out of Oklahoma University’s (OU) Norman campus. At least that is what billionaire and Continental Resources, CEO Harold Hamm, intended. Billionaire Tries To End College Classes Ham-handed Hamm wants the outstanding?Mewbourne School of Petroleum and Geological Engineering, the?ConocoPhillips School of Geology and Geophysics, and […]