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ExxonMobil Spills Oil From Offshore Nigeria Facility Over 20 Miles

Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, protection, oil spill, destruction )

- 2011 days ago -
An oil spill last week at an ExxonMobil facility off the coast of Akwa Ibom state in Nigeria has spread at least 20 miles from the original leak location, coating waters used by fishermen. According to Reuters, their reporter witnessed "a rainbow-tinted

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Anna M (18)
Tuesday November 20, 2012, 9:43 am

Humankind has not woven the web of life.
We are but one thread within it.
Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves.
All things are bound together.
All things connect.
Chief Seattle, 1854
When all the trees have been cut down,
When all the animals have been hunted,
When all the waters are polluted,
When all the air is unsafe to breathe,
Only then will you discover
You cannot eat money.
Cree Prophecy
Treat the earth well.
It was not given to you by your parents,
it was loaned to you by your children.
We do not inherit the Earth from our Ancestors
We borrow it from our Children.
Ancient Indian Proverb
The price of anything is the amount of life exchanged for it.
It seems Corporate planetcide will be allowed as long as enough money is moving among the OnePercenters

. (0)
Tuesday November 20, 2012, 10:26 am
noted and very sad how we disrespect our earth.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday November 20, 2012, 12:32 pm
All our oceans will eventually be ruined because of greedy oil companies who care nothing for them & the life in them.

Tom C Sullivan (98)
Tuesday November 20, 2012, 12:42 pm
It will never end

Christeen A (368)
Tuesday November 20, 2012, 12:56 pm
Will we ever learn?

. (0)
Tuesday November 20, 2012, 2:33 pm
Again, what is Exxon going to do about it? It's so damn depressing.

Ray M (0)
Tuesday November 20, 2012, 5:31 pm
This greedy offshore insanity must STOP. Soon the whole ocean will be black. Thanks, oil barons and republicon party. Enjoy your toxic fish dinners.

Adam I (25)
Wednesday November 21, 2012, 5:10 am
Greed has no boundaries and knows no reason.
This is so devastating, so sad.

Don Schwarz (5)
Wednesday November 21, 2012, 6:04 pm
What is Exxon going to do? As little as possible.....

natalie n (164)
Friday November 23, 2012, 5:46 am
a terrible affront for nature, please get on with the remedial works and the fines to help recover losses.

Carol H (229)
Tuesday December 11, 2012, 3:17 am
sadly noted
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