BP oil scandal continues

This video from Florida in the USA says about itself:

Child is screaming for mom to get the oil off her. Thousands of very fresh tar balls rolling in on Destin Beach. Kid with oil stuck on her! Destin Beach, Fl. June 23rd, 2010.

Oil spill hell: Swimming amid tar balls on a Florida beach: here.

BP containment effort set back as government acknowledges undersea oil plumes: here.

Gulf spill: 128 live Sea Turtles captured, 411 dead collected, 3 have been released: here.

To-date: 766 oiled birds captured, 1046 deaths, 156 birds released in Gulf Oil disaster: here.

Today’s BP death tally: 1,074 birds, 417 sea turtles, 48 mammals: here.

American white pelicans cleaned of Gulf oil, moved temporarily to Jackson Zoo in Mississippi: here.

Gulf coast residents are nearly unanimous in their dissatisfaction with BP’s conduct of the cleanup, and many see the official response as incompetent and riddled with corruption: here.

Gathering strength: Caribbean storms causing worry in BP Gulf Oil Spill Cleanup: here.

What media are saying about the growing Gulf of Mexico oil spill: here.

Tiny Fines for Big Oil Violations? Here.

BP Is Pursuing Alaska Drilling Some Call Risky: here.

Chris Williams, author of the newly released book Ecology and Socialism: Solutions to Capitalist Ecological Crisis, describes what led to the Deepwater Horizon disaster: here.

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