Exxon Valdez oil disaster


This video from Alaska is called The Exxon Valdez Disaster: 20 Years Later.

Christine Shearer, Climate Story Tellers: “In 2008, a small Inupiat village in Alaska sued ExxonMobil and 23 other fossil fuel companies including Peabody Energy and BP for contributing to the destruction of their homeland, and charged a smaller subset with deliberately creating a false debate around climate change science. You might have heard of the lawsuit – Kivalina v. ExxonMobil et al. The suit was framed by some as a David and Goliath story, with people wondering if it would be the first successful climate change claim”: here.

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