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Former Employee: Transocean Nearly Caused Oil Rig Catastrophe During Hurricane Zeta

by Shadowproof | April 7, 2021
“When Hurricane Zeta hit the Gulf of Mexico in October 2020, the storm nearly resulted in another catastrophe similar to the Deepwater Horizon disaster. Jeff Ruch, the Pacific director of Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), urged Interior Secretary Deb Haaland ...

Dissenter Weekly: EPA’s Trump Propaganda, Whistleblower Challenges Police Use of Ketamine

by Shadowproof | August 28, 2020
“On this edition of the “Dissenter Weekly,” host and Shadowproof editor Kevin Gosztola highlights an effort by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) to challenge the EPA and its administrator’s “illegal political self-promotion.” PEER wants Congress to ...

Bills In Congress Would Grant Federal Whistleblowers Access To Courts

by Shadowproof | August 10, 2020
“Legislation introduced in Congress would fill multiple gaps in federal whistleblower protections and finally grant access to courts and jury trials for review of their cases. Representative Carolyn Maloney, the chair of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform, introduced the ...

The Many Times the Trump Administration Exploited the Coronavirus Crisis

by Shadowproof | April 15, 2020
“The U.S. government agency tasked with regulating nuclear energy moved to massively deregulate the disposal of nuclear waste, according to Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, a group known for its work representing environmental whistleblowers in government agencies. ...

Dumping Nuclear Waste, COVID-19 Risks From Food

by Shadowproof | April 3, 2020
“On this edition of the “Dissenter Weekly,” host and Shadowproof editor Kevin Gosztola highlights how President Donald Trump’s administration is apparently moving to massively deregulate nuclear waste disposal while everyone is focused on the coronavirus outbreak. Public ...