A timely reminder of the consequences of treating corporations as people.
How an American disaster paved the way for Big Oil’s rise—and possible fall—in Iraq.
Written by an industry insider, Disaster on the Horizon is a behind-the-scenes investigative look at the worst oil well accident in U.S. history, which has led to the current environmental and economic catastrophe in the Gulf.
The noxious gusher of oil flowing from one mile beneath the Gulf of Mexico is an unprecedented environmental disaster, no doubt about it. But will we learn the right lessons from it?