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Exxon Has a Brilliant Plan to Get Itself Out of This Climate Change Thing

esquire.comThe good folks at DeSmog Blog do a great job aggregating the news about the various forms of disinformation, propaganda, and unmitigated horse-hockey disseminated by the extraction industries and their hirelings in the public press. Recently, they pointed us to a piece in The Guardian concerning information the paper had gleaned from court documents filed on behalf of a massive coal company that was taking itself into bankruptcy.

The company’s filings reveal funding for a range of organisations which have fought Barack Obama’s plans to cut greenhouse gas emissions, and denied the very existence of climate change.

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