Oil Spills Whose Fault are They Anyway

By: Emily Williams “It’s not your fault.” In the movie Goodwill Hunting, Robin Williams repeats this line over and over to Matt Damon, helping him accept that the trauma he faced, in fact, wasn’t his fault. I can’t help that that mantra crosses my mind every time I’m confronted with […]

A Critical Response to the Refugio Oil Spill

By: Arlo Bender-Simon As someone who spends a lot of my time paying attention to fossil fuel resistance efforts, I am growing numb to the term “disaster.” I am reading pretty much every other week about a spill, an explosion, homes evacuated, waterways polluted…..makes me want to tune out. If […]