Nov 28, 2020 • 35M

Environmental rollbacks and the BP oil spill w/ Sam Sankar

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Erin Brockovich
Please join environmental activist and consumer advocate Erin Brockovich as she sheds light on everyday citizens fighting for the environment and social justice. Superman’s Not Coming celebrates everyday people who realized that they had to rise up and join in the fight. It’s always been, By the People, For the People, We the People, that can and will get it done.
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Sam Sankar is a former attorney at the Justice Department under the Obama administration, who led the the investigation into the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. It was the biggest oil spill ever in U.S. waters and remains one of the worst environmental disasters in world history. He talks to Erin about the things we learned during the investigation and also the effects of the Trump era environmental rollbacks.