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Conflict of Interest at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service? A Deal Some Couldn’t Refuse

By Richard McCorkle, Guest Author

As a fish and wildlife biologist with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, I’ve been concerned about global warming and climate change for more than a quarter century. In the late 1990s, when I finally had the means to do so, I began privately investing in socially and environmentally screened mutual funds. I felt it was the right thing to do; I was putting my money where my mouth was.


An Economic Game Plan to Prevent Water Pollution

Water pollution is not just a technical problem. It’s an emergent property of our flawed economic system.


Steady State Transportation: Closing the Door on the Dirty Oil Era

The trouble with transportation is petroleum, and the problems are providing a chance for true transformation.


More Accidents Await with President Obama’s Errant Energy Policies

Additional energy accidents await: hidden subsidies and externalized costs are the precursors of preventable pollution.


British Petroleum Vs. a Sustainable Planet: Time to Ban BP from Doing Business in the United States

Because of BP’s baleful blunders, Brent Blackwelder believes a ban would be beneficial.