Politics and its Discontents: The Virtue Of Rebellion

“Perhaps in our lifetime we will not succeed. Perhaps things will only get worse. But this does not invalidate our efforts. Rebellion – which is different from revolution because it is perpetual alienation from power rather than the replacement of one power system with another – should be our natural state.” -Chris Hedges There is ...

DeSmogBlog: EPA Shale Gas Emissions Standards: "Too Little, Too Late"

Picture 4.png The gas industry received a blow yesterday when the nonprofit group Physicians, Scientists & Engineers for Healthy Energy (PSE) released a joint statement by Professors Anthony Ingraffea and Robert Howarth of Cornell University. According to the release the EPA’s new emissions standards for methane and volatile organics from shale gas development “must be ...