September 2, 2010 – Segment 4

Although the flow of oil from the Deepwater Horizon oil rig into the Gulf has stopped, there’s still a lot of work to be done to minimize the impact of the spill on the residents of the Gulf Coast and the fragile ecosystems around the spill. The new report from Public Citizen, BP Disaster: The Work We Must Do Now, outlines some of the steps needed to ensure that BP is held responsible for the economic and ecological damage of the spill. Tyson Slocum, Director of the Public Citizen Energy Program, joins us to discuss the report.

Written by Marc Steiner

Marc Steiner

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