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ExxonMobil is under investigation by several Attorneys General for its climate change denial efforts.

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The Private Empire Strikes Back

As state investigations into Exxon’s role in promoting climate change denial continue, a network of high-powered lawyers, think tanks, and pundits has mobilized in defense of the oil giant. Contents Introduction Key findings The lawyers defending climate change denial Map … Continue reading

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