Despite allowing for fracking and other forms of drilling that have resulted in the oil supply glut, President Obama is (according to Reuters) asking Congress to expand areas protected from oil drilling in the Alaskan Arctic Wildlife Refuge. If Congress approve Obama’s recommendations twelve million acres of refuge will be off limits to oil drilling.…
This is show is from a 2012 episode of John Stossel’s Fox News Channel program. In it he tackles myths related to fuels such as fuel speculators, top oil producers, ethanol, scarcity (i.e. ‘peak oil’) and the Keystone Pipeline.
Former Alaska Governor and 2008 Veep candidate Sarah Palin appeared on the TODAY show recently to discuss the criticism she received over a photo of her son, Trig, standing on the family dog to reach the kitchen sink. Palin fired back by calling her PETA critics hypocritical.
Here is a 2008 news report from Great Britain’s Independent Television Network on the ANWR controversy. You can read a comprehensive overview of the situation including actual photos here. Like the global warming issue, the ANWR controversy is all about political control and not in the best interests of the needs of human beings.