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No wonder Big Coal say they’re losing the PR battle

The Australian coal boss of the world’s largest mining company has warned that the industry is losing the PR battle against environmental activists who are trying to shut down fossil fuels. BHP Billiton’s coal President Mike Henry was right when he told … Continue reading

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What happens when issue activism goes too far

The Whitehaven Coal hoax tests the limits of legitimate issue activism and raises important questions for companies facing criminal action and fraud in the name of social causes. It also raises important questions for regulators, and for politicians who condone … Continue reading

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