Robert Redford on BP Disaster: The spill should ‘wake us up’ (VIDEO)

Via Lynn Hasselberger
on Jun 24, 2010
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“We’re the ones who are paying for it. Not them.”

When I hear some of the energy companies advertising themselves as conservationists… “I want to throw up.” …It’s time for the American People to say, ‘Let’s stop this.’

If there’s a lesson in all this, we have to get off our dependence on foreign oil.

Take action. Add your name to the list of people urging President Obama to lead the way to a clean energy future at National Resources Defense Council.


About Lynn Hasselberger

Lynn Hasselberger is co-founder of GDGD Radio; The Green Divas Managing Editor; and Producer of The Green Divas Radio Show. She's also a mom, writer and award-winning cat-herder who lives in Chicagoland. Sunrises, running, yoga, lead-free chocolate and comedy are just a few of her fave things. In her rare moments of spare time, she blogs at and A treehugger and social media addict, you'll most likely find Lynn on twitter (@LynnHasselbrgr @GreenDivaLynn & @myEARTH360), instagram and facebook. She hopes to make the world a better place, have more fun, re-develop her math skills and overcome her fear of public speaking. Like her writing? Subscribe to her posts.


2 Responses to “Robert Redford on BP Disaster: The spill should ‘wake us up’ (VIDEO)”

  1. Jenn Downey says:

    I am a little bit disturbed by the misquote in the text printed under the video. Robert Redford does not say "…we have to get off our dependence on foreign oil." He says, "…we have to get off our dependence on OIL." Big difference.

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