Arctic Drilling Is Insane

Al Gore just said that President Obama's arctic drilling plan is "insane."

With Shell about to start drilling, Gore called for a ban on all oil and gas activity in the polar region, saying:

"I think the Deepwater Horizon spill was warning enough. The conditions are so hostile to human activity there. I think it’s a mistake to drill for oil in the Arctic. I think that ought to be banned."

If you agree, sign this petition to Obama and the EPA:

Arctic drilling is a terrible idea. Don't do it. Negotiate a global ban on drilling in the Arctic instead.

176-200 of 11375 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add a comment if you ...
11200 3.2 years ago Amy Harlib New York, NY , US
11199 3.2 years ago Dr. med. Mechthild Klingenburg-Vogel 24113 Kiel, ot , GR
11198 3.2 years ago Kevin Hughes Anacortes , WA , US
11197 3.2 years ago Danielle Osteen Atlantic Beach, FL , US
11196 3.2 years ago Anonymous Middleton, WI , US
11195 3.2 years ago Anne Baumann Sloatsburg, NY , US
11194 3.2 years ago Katherine Wieland Oshkosh, WI , US
11193 3.2 years ago Marilyn Halstead Watertown, NY , US
11192 3.2 years ago Kimberly Pettit Moab, UT , US
11191 3.2 years ago Cooper McCullough Brighton, MA , US
11190 3.2 years ago Veronica Rehné Gävle, CO , SE
11189 3.2 years ago Anonymous DE
11188 3.2 years ago dav gaertner ot , DE
11187 3.2 years ago chr. schreier DE
11186 3.2 years ago b. pech moerfelden, ot , DE
11185 3.2 years ago Gian Colista Harper Woods, MI , US
11184 3.2 years ago Laura Overmann Burlingame, CA , US
11183 3.2 years ago Jim Phillips Sonoma, CA , US Do not drill in the Arctic. Shell has a terrible safety record.
11182 3.2 years ago Adrienne Willott Montreal, QC , CA
11181 3.2 years ago Rev. James Harrison Fort Worth, TX , US Describing artic drilling as "Insane" is being kind; its just plain stupid.
But then were talking about "America" where "stupid is ; is stupid does".
11180 3.2 years ago AURORA INSURRIAGA Chicago, IL , US
11179 3.2 years ago j s manchester, ot , GB
11178 3.2 years ago Helene Rouyer Courcelles sur nied, ot , FR
11177 3.2 years ago Merida DeLaRosa Highland, IN , US
11176 3.2 years ago M.L. Tulloss Littleton, CO , US
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