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March 10, 2017 – Big Oil Giveth and Getteth

February 24, 2017: Big Oil: #BadNeighbors & bad actors (The Crude Truth)

February 10, 2017: Big Oil – Big Spenders and #BadNeighbors

January 27, 2017: The Clean Air Waiver Edition

January 13, 2017: The Tillerson Edition (The Crude Truth)

December 23, 2016: The Best (read: worst) of Big Oil in California 2016

December 2, 2016: California Dems to Big Oil: we don’t need your money

November 18, 2016: Election Edition

November 3, 2016: SPECIAL EDITION: LOBBYING

October 21, 2016: The Crude Truth

October 7, 2016: The Crude Truth

September 23, 2016: The Crude Truth

September 9, 2016: CALIFORNIA’S METH(ANE) PROBLEM

August 26, 2016: SPECIAL EDITION: WE’RE TRAILBLAZERS, BABY

August 12, 2016: The Crude Truth

July 29, 2016: The Crude Truth

July 15, 2016: The Crude Truth

July 1, 2016: The Crude Truth

June 17, 2016: The Crude Truth

June 3, 2016: The Crude Truth

May 20, 2016: The Crude Truth

May 6, 2016: The Crude Truth

April 22, 2016: The Crude Truth

April 8, 2016: The Crude Truth

March 25, 2016: Introducing the Scummy Awards!

March 11, 2016: The battle for clean air in SoCal rages on

February 26, 2016: The Porter Ranch leak is sealed. But our methane problems are just getting started.

February 12, 2016:  A happy Valentine’s day to big oil!

February 3: Your chance to act: Say NO to Phillips 66

January 15, 2016: The cost of fossil fuels just got a whole lot closer to home

December 18, 2015: Big Oil to Lawmakers: Forget Paris

December 4, 2015: Things just keep getting worse for Exxon

November 20, 2015: From #VWgate to oil drilling, climate change hits the poor hardest

November 6, 2015: Lavish Lobbying, Train Wrecks, and Gas Leaks

October 23, 2015: What did Exxon know?

October 9, 2015: We got a new site. And it’s beautiful (if we do say so ourselves)

September 25, 2015: It’s been a tough week for Big Oil.

September 11, 2015: Front Group Abusers and Political Polluters

August 28, 2015: We’ll take “Lying Liars” for $400…

August 14, 2015: Drilling, Drought and Derailments

July 30, 2015: Oil, oil, everywhere

July 17, 2015: Oil Spills: they’re what Big Oil does