Stories by Christine Shearer

Christine Shearer is a researcher for CoalSwarm, part of SourceWatch, and a postdoctoral scholar at the Center for Nanotechnology in Society at UC Santa Barbara. She is managing editor of Conducive, and author of the forthcoming book, "Kivalina: A Climate Change Story" (Haymarket Books, 2011). subscribe to Christine Shearer's feed

Posted on: Jan 2, 2012, Source: Conducive Chronicle

It is one thing to do your own research, but it is another to deliberately deceive people, contributing to widespread harm primarily to retain profits.

Posted on: Oct 9, 2011, Source: Conducive Chronicle

"They have not begun to even comprehend the meaning of an oil spill in our already fragile environment."

Posted on: May 19, 2011, Source: Left Eye on Books

Kari Marie Norgaard's new book examines why those who know about climate change fail to act on that knowledge.

Posted on: Apr 26, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Why is the Obama administration covertly pushing for an internationally opposed open-pit coal mine operation in Bangladesh?

Posted on: Apr 14, 2010, Source: AlterNet

These tidbits of supposed evidence never end and that is exactly the point: to get people arguing about the data and not doing something about the problem.

Posted on: Mar 2, 2010, Source: Conducive

Ted Nace talks about his new book, "Climate Hope," and gives a behind-the-scenes look at the intense mobilizations that are working to overturn Big Coal.