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TAKE ACTION NOW! ABC, CBS and NBC: Stop Airing Oil and Gas Industry Lies During National Newscasts!


US Politics & Gov't  (tags: media, lies, ethics, propaganda, oil company lies, fracking, environment, elections, news, usa, government, corruption, dishonesty )

Cal
- 828 days ago - change.org
Studies by countless researchers have raised serious questions about the risks of fracking. Tell the major news networks to stop airing misinformation from API during election season.



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Cal Mendelsohn (1008)
Thursday September 20, 2012, 11:42 pm
I find this so incredibly offensive, especially since the ads often surround news analysis shows where multiple points of view are expressed. If networks are mere corporate tools, then they shouldn't portray their positions as neutral.
 

Elaya Raja (39)
Friday September 21, 2012, 12:56 am
thank you.
 

Heidi Aubrey (16)
Friday September 21, 2012, 2:26 am
Signed and noted.
 

Arild Warud (170)
Friday September 21, 2012, 2:30 am
Signed,TY Cal.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday September 21, 2012, 2:45 am
Thanks, noted. You think the other channels are any better?
 

Dave C. (227)
Friday September 21, 2012, 4:14 am
SIGNED.!!!!
 

Michela m. (3955)
Friday September 21, 2012, 5:10 am

S&N
 

Michela m. (3955)
Friday September 21, 2012, 5:10 am

S&N
 

Michela m. (3955)
Friday September 21, 2012, 5:11 am

S&N
 

Carol H. (229)
Friday September 21, 2012, 5:49 am
signed and noted
 

Past Member (0)
Friday September 21, 2012, 6:09 am
signed, TU Cal
 

Joe R. (190)
Friday September 21, 2012, 7:49 am
Signed and noted.
 

Brian M. (202)
Friday September 21, 2012, 9:32 am
Big Oil pays for the best government that corporate dollars can buy. It pays for the two party system, both parties, the candidates, the debates, and it blocks third parties from having meaningful access to ballots, events, and media. So, it comes as no surprise then, that Big Oil wants to fill out minds with toxic disinformation. After all, no one in their right mind would stand by and do nothing while something so evil was in the process of killing all life on this planet...unless they had been distracted by disinformation and fake choices for "the lesser of two evils"...especially not when there are alternatives that the corporate powers don't want you to see. Vote good. Vote life. Vote green.
 

Nicole W. (645)
Friday September 21, 2012, 9:54 am
#1242
 

Elizabeth M. (68)
Friday September 21, 2012, 10:51 am
N/S with thanks Cal. Transparency!!!
 

Erika M. (200)
Friday September 21, 2012, 11:20 am
signed
 

lee e. (114)
Friday September 21, 2012, 11:25 am
N/S thanks Cal, this is my pet peeve!
 

Carole Kurzawa (3)
Friday September 21, 2012, 11:30 am
Living here in Texas where Rick Perry keeps trying to tell us how good all these oil and coal projects are for us., and Gregg Abbot wasting millions to sue the EPA and everyone else it's really bad. What's worse is the people who will be hurt the worst believeing all this bunk. We don't need to see ads helping themin their delusions
 

Ioannes J. (1)
Friday September 21, 2012, 11:40 am
No Brainer. Never changes of Oil Rigs on False statement. Oil companies have excess oil and want consumer to spend more. Generating rise of stocks, Mutual Funds, etc > CEO/ CFO deposit Cash in Wallet at outsource bank.
 

Mike M. (56)
Friday September 21, 2012, 12:07 pm
N&S
 

Past Member (0)
Friday September 21, 2012, 12:54 pm
I'm pulling my hair!
 

Henrik Thorsen (28)
Friday September 21, 2012, 1:29 pm
Signed.
 

. (0)
Friday September 21, 2012, 1:38 pm
Signed and Noted.
 

Thomas P. (468)
Friday September 21, 2012, 3:03 pm
Signed and noted
 

Nelson Baker (0)
Friday September 21, 2012, 4:10 pm
Signed
 

Vicky P. (466)
Friday September 21, 2012, 4:12 pm
noted and signed
 

Past Member (0)
Friday September 21, 2012, 4:24 pm
signed, thanks Cal
 

Gloria H. (88)
Friday September 21, 2012, 5:36 pm
signed. Just love those BP sponsored commercials for "visit Louisiana" You know damned well they are doing it to appease someone and not out of the goodness of their oily little hearts. But, Hitler (I hate to admit it) WAS right.. about repeating a lie often enough, people will believe it.
People really need to pack handguns if only to take the tv outside and shoot the damned thing during election times. It would sound like one big 4th of July! Independance Day for anyone remaining sane.
 

Fran away F. (117)
Friday September 21, 2012, 8:11 pm
Noted, signed and shared. Thank you, Cal.
 

Fran away F. (117)
Friday September 21, 2012, 8:11 pm
Noted, signed and shared. Thank you, Cal.
 

Hartson Doak (33)
Friday September 21, 2012, 8:14 pm
The media is owned by Murdock and friends. They are part of the current system of misinformation. that is where they want to take away the free internet. They want to control all avenues of information.
 

Charlie Rush (67)
Friday September 21, 2012, 8:31 pm
Have MORALS become extinct?
 

Sheila D. (26)
Friday September 21, 2012, 9:20 pm
Noted and signed. Thanks Cal.
 

Helen Porter (40)
Friday September 21, 2012, 9:51 pm
I had a hard time getting it to accept my signature.
I persisted. It finallly did.

This is a most important petition.
 

Colleen L. (2)
Friday September 21, 2012, 9:54 pm
Petition signed. Thanks Cal
 

Diane B. (275)
Saturday September 22, 2012, 1:54 am
signed
 

Kathleen R. (138)
Saturday September 22, 2012, 2:17 am
signed & noted
 

Lloyd H. (46)
Saturday September 22, 2012, 5:44 am
Signed.
 

Beverly M. (90)
Saturday September 22, 2012, 6:26 am
Noted and signed ~ thank you Cal!
 

Barbara Erdman (63)
Saturday September 22, 2012, 11:49 am
Noted and signed Cal :-0 thnx ..
 

Lois Jordan (58)
Saturday September 22, 2012, 6:03 pm
Signed. #26,470. Noted. Thank you, Cal.
 

llouise Woychesko (1)
Monday September 24, 2012, 4:42 pm
Done
 

Sara W. (108)
Monday September 24, 2012, 10:43 pm
Signed!
 

Sergio Padilla (62)
Tuesday September 25, 2012, 1:59 pm
Signed
 

Yvonne F. (177)
Wednesday October 10, 2012, 10:46 am
signed! tx Cal
 

Israel Valdez (0)
Wednesday January 30, 2013, 2:27 pm
Signed
 
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