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First Friday
Posted Date: 12/16/2011
Oil FieldsFirst Friday: The True Cost of Oil

Friday, January 6, 2012 - 7:00pm

Gas is expensive, but its environmental, economic, political, and moral price is much higher. Author and award-winning journalist Lisa Margonelli gives a provocative tour of the true cost of gasoline from your local gas station, to oil spills in the Gulf, to militias in the Niger Delta, to Middle East dictators and shows us how to break out of our energy trap.

Read our blog post on January's First Friday event.


More information:
Lisa Margonelli - New York Times Opinion Page

TED Talk - Lisa Margonelli, The Political Chemistry of Oil


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