Arctic Drilling Is Insane

Al Gore just said that President Obama's arctic drilling plan is "insane."

With Shell about to start drilling, Gore called for a ban on all oil and gas activity in the polar region, saying:

"I think the Deepwater Horizon spill was warning enough. The conditions are so hostile to human activity there. I think it’s a mistake to drill for oil in the Arctic. I think that ought to be banned."

If you agree, sign this petition to Obama and the EPA:

Arctic drilling is a terrible idea. Don't do it. Negotiate a global ban on drilling in the Arctic instead.


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Number Date Name Location Please add a comment if you ...
11375 8 months ago Anonymous Arlington , TX , US
11374 1 year ago Teresa Kohl Manteno, IL , US
11373 2.2 years ago Leland Erickson Mountain View, CA , US To continue to pursue the extraction and burning of fossil fuels in defiance of the existential threat that is global warming is simply beyond belief. Doing so is beyond mere recklessness. It is pat...
11372 2.2 years ago Czerny Auyang Brooklyn, NY , US
11371 2.3 years ago marc myers san diego, CA , US
11370 2.4 years ago Robert Cook Corby, ot , GB
11369 2.5 years ago kevin orme Seattle, WA , US
11368 2.5 years ago Lori Walker Veneta, OR , US NO ARCTIC DRILLING EVER!!! SOLAR AND WIND, NOT OIL OR COAL!!!!
11367 2.6 years ago Stephanie J. Goldbach Berlin, NY , DE
11366 2.6 years ago DIA REDMAN NORTH SAINTPAUL, MN , US
11365 2.6 years ago DE SMITH FRIDLEY, MN , US
11364 2.6 years ago DD REDMAN NORTH SAINT PAUL, MN , US
11363 2.6 years ago K R SF, CA , US Feel the Bern!! I’m so glad Al Gore saw the folly of early endorsements, and shame on Suzy Goldberg for assuming Hillary Clinton will be the nominee. Sanders is light-years better on climate, and th...
11362 2.6 years ago jeff hopkins Lindenhurst, IL , US
11361 2.6 years ago Dennis DeMarinis NEW BEDFORD, MA , US
11360 2.8 years ago Jeanne Mackay Marysville, MI , US
11359 2.8 years ago Heather Smith Charleston, WV , US
11358 2.9 years ago Shari Griffith Grass Valley, CA , US We just went through the BP Oil Spill which significantly damaged coastal waters
accentuated by a very faulty Industry-determined so-called "clean-up" of the oil
which left oil and chemicalsALL of the above plus the on-going Major Contribution to Global Warming and Climate Change ! Indigenous Alaskan Communities are already having to re-locate their homes and communities.'); return false;">...
11357 2.9 years ago charlene pollard USA, TN , US
11356 2.9 years ago Paul Fife Clearlake, CA , US OUR CONGRESS IS RETARDED WITH GREED. THEY DON'T CARE THAT BIG MASS MURDERING OIL HAS LIED ABOUT CLIMATE CHANGE FOR 40 YEARS KILLING OUR PLANET ALONG WITH WE THE PEOPLE. CONGRESS SHOULD BE ON TRIAL F...
11355 3 years ago Anne Rutten Chaumont-Gistoux, ot , BE
11354 3 years ago Richard Delaney New York, NY , US
11353 3 years ago Paola Iocco Bergamo, ot , IT
11352 3.1 years ago Aurora Hunter Houston, TX , US
11351 3.1 years ago Priscilla Judd Lumby, BC , CA
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