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VIDEO: Black Tide Book Launch Last Chance Events!

Posted by in Global Exchange News & Events on 4th May, 2011 | No Comments

antoniaThe Black Tide Book Tour hits Colorado tonight and tomorrow night, then wraps up in California for two final dates following a whirlwind tour that took author Antonia Juhasz all around the US (and to London!) Find out exactly when and where the final tour dates are.
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Take Action On One-Year Anniversary of Gulf Oil Disaster

Posted by in End Dirty Energy, People Power, Not Corporate Power, World News & Events on 20th April, 2011 | 5 Comments

storyimages_1302555627_deepwaterhorizonfire3One year ago today the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig exploded off of the coast of Louisiana killing eleven men and igniting the largest oil disaster in U.S. history. As BP spreads its wealth to the GOP, we are spreading the message that the one-year anniversary is THE moment to remind the nation and the world that the Gulf oil disaster is not over and that fundamental change is still needed to ensure such a disaster never occurs again.
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VIDEOS: Activist Speaks Out At BP Shareholder Meeting and On Democracy Now!

Posted by in End Dirty Energy, Global Exchange News & Events, World News & Events on 18th April, 2011 | 2 Comments

bpGlobal Exchange’s Energy Program Director Antonia Juhasz showed up at BP’s annual shareholder meeting last week to speak out against the oil company that is responsible for what is known as the largest oil spill in U.S. history. Here’s a clip of Antonia speaking at this annual shareholder meeting.
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Speaking Out at the BP Annual Meeting

Posted by in Featured, Global Exchange News & Events, World News & Events on 14th April, 2011 | 1 Comment

Diane Wilson at BP's AGM // photo: Stefan Rousseau/PAGulf Coast activists showed up at BP’s annual shareholder meeting in London today to speak out against the oil company that is responsible for what is known as the largest oil spill in U.S. history. Despite having proxies and all necessary credentials to attend the meeting, almost all of the Gulf Coast residents were denied entry.
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U.S. Gulf Oil Spill Expert and Book Author to Attend BP Shareholder Meeting

Posted by in End Dirty Energy, Featured, Global Exchange News & Events, World News & Events on 12th April, 2011 | No Comments

9780470943373.pdfAntonia Juhasz, Global Exchange’s Energy Program Director and author of the forthcoming book BLACK TIDE: the Devastating Impact of the Gulf Oil Spill is in London now through April 15 participating in the BP annual shareholder meeting. Find out who she is joined by, along with info about the BLACK TIDE book launch.
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The Truth Behind BP’s Disaster in the Gulf

Posted by in Featured, Global Exchange News & Events, World News & Events on 4th April, 2011 | 2 Comments

9780470943373.pdfOn April 20, 2010, the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig — leased by BP and owned by Transocean — exploded off the coast of Louisiana, killing eleven men, and unleashing a 210 million gallon oil gusher. It became the largest oil disaster in American history, and it could happen again. To mark the one-year anniversary of the disaster, we will release Black Tide: the Devastating Impact of the Gulf Oil Spill (Wiley), by Global Exchange Energy Program Director, Antonia Juhasz.
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Positive Transitions in 2011

Posted by in Global Exchange News & Events, World News & Events on 18th January, 2011 | No Comments

2010.07.21-044The first few weeks of 2011 have been a time of transitions. Aside from transitioning to a new year and a new decade, we have seen a transition of power in the US Congress. The new Republican majority in the House threatens to impede real progress. Global Exchange is prepared to stand with you in opposition to these regressive moves. We will fight to stop rollbacks of progressive policies and continue to push for positive change in our communities at home and abroad.
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