Current tax law lets big companies offload fines for their own criminal conduct to taxpayers.
Exxon's Valdez disaster had ruinous and enduring impacts.
Didn't we already get our share of tar sands from BP?
Factory farms for fish are a growing problem that don't deserve Washington's support.
Although every major oil company operating in deep water around the world had guaranteed that it could handle a blowout, not a single one knew what to do.
Dissing civil servants can shore up and rally pro-business sentiments in troubled times.
That those who dared to speak out paid the price with their livelihoods is a moral travesty.
The government's Katrina response undermined the basic right of every disaster survivor to return home.