Stories by Nick Surgey

Nick Surgey is the Director of Research at the Center for Media and Democracy. His work has been featured in The Guardian, the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times and the Washington Post. subscribe to Nick Surgey's feed

Posted on: Dec 8, 2016, Source: Center for Media and Democracy

Fourteen policies collectively amount to a fossil fuel industry wish list.

Posted on: Oct 6, 2016, Source: Center for Media and Democracy

Notes from closed-door meeting reveal collusion between GOP AGs, industry lobbyists to defend ExxonMobil and obstruct climate change legislation.

Posted on: Sep 12, 2016, Source: Center for Media and Democracy

Confidential documents reveal a "sustained pattern of collusion" between the fossil fuel industry and Republican state prosecutors on climate change obstructionism.

Posted on: Jun 14, 2016, Source: Center for Media and Democracy

According to newly available documents, Peabody Coal has funded a network of individuals, scientists, non-profits and political organizations espousing climate change denial.

Posted on: Dec 7, 2015, Source: PR Watch

Despite the abundance of available seating space, two reporters from DeSmog UK were ordered to leave the event.

Posted on: Nov 7, 2015, Source: Center for Media and Democracy

Unlike BP, Shell, Coca-Cola, Microsoft, Yahoo, Visa, Walmart, McDonald's and over 100 other corporations, Ford has stuck by ALEC.

Posted on: Jun 4, 2015, Source: Center for Media and Democracy

The three-day invitation-only event gave coal industry CEOs some golf, a little fly-fishing and exclusive access to the 2016 GOP presidential hopeful.

Posted on: Dec 5, 2013, Source: Center for Media and Democracy

Whatever happened to 'don't be evil?'

Posted on: Oct 8, 2013, Source: PR Watch

Outsourcing aid for people can’t work. It’s designed to make a profit.