ExxonMobil’s Ethics: A Reflection on the Limits of Reform

By Chris Barton, Editor-in-Chief “You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.” ― R. Buckminster Fuller Anyone who spends a lot of time around me knows that I’m not very fond of ExxonMobil. I constantly use them as the classic example […]

Trump, Russian Oil, and “The Odious Smell of Truth”

By Jake Strickler, Editor-in-Chief Last Sunday night, at about 11:00 p.m., I found myself headed through the U.S.-Mexico border, the nose of the car pointed due south. The circumstances that led me to that point are very, very T-Bird. I was eating a late breakfast and plowing through some readings in the Pub earlier that […]