Episode 171. BEST IN CLIMATE: Big Oil and Gas kept a dirty secret for decades. Now they may pay the price, by Chris McGreal

Through an unprecedented wave of lawsuits, America’s petroleum giants finally face a reckoning for the devastation they have knowingly caused by fossil fuels.

This story originally appeared in The Guardian and is republished here as part of Covering Climate Now, a global journalism collaboration strengthening coverage of the climate story.

Person of Note: Chris Mc Greal