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Episodes: 203

Svein Medhus
 Jan 28, 2022
great stuff. so important.

 Aug 18, 2021
well researched and informative

 Apr 3, 2021
A great source for up to date climate news and data as well as informative dives into climate wrongs of the past.

 Sep 12, 2020
Very well-researched and well-produced podcast on the history and implications of fossil fuels and global warming/climate change. Super interesting "true crime" format!

 Jul 6, 2020
Very informative on Battle over climate change


A true-crime podcast about climate change. Hosted by award-winning investigative journalist Amy Westervelt and reported by a team of climate journalists, Drilled investigates the various obstacles that have kept the world from adequately responding to climate change.

Episode Date
Could You Really Charge Oil Companies with Murder? Plus: Supreme Court Climate Update
Jul 09, 2024
The Great "Greening" of LNG
Jul 03, 2024
How Management Consultancies Data-Wash False Solutions and the Great Gas Lock-In
Jun 25, 2024
The Coordinated Attack on Shareholder Activism
May 18, 2024
Climate News Update: The New Carbon Majors + Swiss Elders Win Landmark Climate Case
Apr 16, 2024
Sainte-Soline, the Government Effort to Disband a Movement in France, and the Radical Solidarity of the Earth Uprisings
Apr 03, 2024
The U.S. Anti-Renewables Movement, Explained
Mar 20, 2024
Nearly 30 Years After the Ogoni 9 Tragedy, Nigerians Are Still Resisting Oil Colonialism
Mar 05, 2024
What Ecuador's Yasuní Referendum Really Means for Oil, in Yasuní and Beyond
Feb 20, 2024
Introducing: Hazard NYC
Feb 19, 2024
Dana R. Fisher on the Past, Present and Future of Climate Protest
Feb 13, 2024
Department of Homeland Security, the Manufactured "EcoTerrorist" Panic, and Cop City
Jan 31, 2024
Meet the UN's First Special Rapporteur on Environmental Defenders
Jan 23, 2024
How UK Courts Became the New Climate Protest Battleground
Jan 16, 2024
What Happened At Bayou Bridge? The Other End of the Dakota Access Pipeline
Dec 19, 2023
Seven Years Later, an Environmental Impact Statement for the Dakota Access Pipeline
Dec 07, 2023
Modern-Day Bead Trading: The Fossil Fuel Industry Meets Indigenous Protest with "Redwashing" and Repression in Canada
Dec 05, 2023
Abeer Butmeh: Living on the Front Lines of a War and the Climate Crisis, in Palestine
Nov 14, 2023
Messy Conversations: Magatte Wade, Atlas Network's Center for African Prosperity
Nov 01, 2023
The Tomato Soup "Controversy"
Oct 17, 2023
In Brazil, A Tale as Old as Colonization: Why Indigenous Land Defenders Are Particularly Targeted by Extractive Industries
Oct 10, 2023
Guyana Update: Gas to Energy for Guyana, or Problem to Profit for Exxon?
Oct 09, 2023
Joanna Smith on "Conspiring Against the United States" with Fingerpaint
Oct 03, 2023
Loss Is on the Calendar in Nigeria
Sep 26, 2023
How Think Tanks Laid the Groundwork to Criminalize Protest
Sep 19, 2023
In Vietnam, Tax Evasion Charges Help Lock Up Climate Activists
Sep 11, 2023
In Australia, A State-By-State Approach to Criminalizing Climate Protest
Sep 05, 2023
Disha Ravi on Becoming the Face of "Radical" Protest in India
Aug 29, 2023
The Corporate Push to Criminalize Speech
Aug 29, 2023
How the Media Has Helped to Criminalize Climate Protest, with Evlondo Cooper
Aug 22, 2023
Outside/In: When Protest Is a Crime, Part 1
Aug 15, 2023
Introducing Our New Season: The Real Free Speech Threat
Aug 15, 2023
Herb, Ep 3: The Next Citizens United Will Be a Climate Case
Aug 01, 2023
Herb, Ep 2: A Legal Strategy
Jul 25, 2023
Herb, Ep 1: The Panic
Jul 18, 2023
Industry Backlash to Grassroots Organizing in Louisiana's "Cancer Alley"
Jun 20, 2023
The Anti-ESG Campaign Gets a Boost from RAGA
Jun 13, 2023
Bingeworthy Interview with Amy Westervelt of Drilled
Jun 06, 2023
Drilled Presents: Living Planet on Disinformation
Jun 02, 2023
Jake Bittle on the Complexities of Climate Migration
May 30, 2023
Thea Riofrancos on Tackling Transition and Consumption
May 23, 2023
Drilled presents: The Carbon Copy on the War Over Gas Stoves
May 17, 2023
Drilled presents: MongaBay Explores the Congo Basin: The "Heart of the World" Is at a Turning Point
May 12, 2023
S8 Bonus: A Verdict
May 09, 2023
S8 Ep8 | The Turning Point
May 02, 2023
S8 Ep7 | The Global Oil Rush
Apr 25, 2023
S8 Ep6 | Old-School Greenwashing
Apr 18, 2023
S8 Ep5 | On Global Poverty and Global Warming
Apr 11, 2023
S8 Ep4 | Constitutional Violation
Apr 04, 2023
S8 Ep3 | Unlimited Liability
Mar 28, 2023
S8 Ep2 | The Contract
Mar 21, 2023
S8 Ep1 | The Boom
Mar 14, 2023
Origins of Climate Denial: The New World War
Mar 09, 2023
Origins of Climate Denial: Campaigns So Successful They've Landed in Court
Mar 06, 2023
New Season Coming Soon: Light, Sweet Crude
Feb 28, 2023
Origins of Climate Denial: Setting the Research Agenda
Feb 27, 2023
Origins of Climate Denial: Aggressive Think Tanks, Shouty Pundits, and a New Religious Argument
Feb 25, 2023
Origins of Climate Denial: Exploiting Scientists' Kryptonite—Certainty
Feb 14, 2023
Origins of Climate Denial: Weaponizing False Equivalence
Feb 07, 2023
Origins of Climate Denial: The Turn
Feb 01, 2023
Exxon Was Right: The Bell Labs of Energy
Jan 24, 2023
Life in a Ticking Carbon Bomb
Jan 10, 2023
Rep Ro Khanna on the House Oversight Committee's Climate Disinfo Investigation and a Whole New Batch of Documents
Dec 20, 2022
Truck Manufacturers Are Lobbying Against Emissions Reductions In the U.S.
Dec 13, 2022
First Climate RICO Filed + James Hansen Sues EPA
Dec 06, 2022
Loss and Damage, Minus the Fossil Fuels As Development Myth
Nov 22, 2022
How American Climate Denial Fueled Canada's Tar Sands, with Geoff Dembicki
Nov 15, 2022
Why Is One of Big Oil's Top Greenwashing PR Firms Handling Media for COP27?
Nov 08, 2022
COP 27 Will Be a Climate Disinformation Inflection Point: Here's How to Neutralize It
Oct 26, 2022
Universities Are Starting to Say No to Fossil Fuel Funding
Oct 18, 2022
Widening the Lens of Accountability, with Naomi Oreskes, Jennifer Jacquet, Dr. David Michaels, Geoffrey Supran, and Jessica Wentz
Oct 07, 2022
Three Congressional Hearings on Climate Disinfo Bring New Industry Documents to Light
Sep 20, 2022
West Virginia Is Giving Texas a Run for Its Money on Climate Obstruction
Sep 13, 2022
SCOTUS Will Continue to Weigh in On Climate: Here's What's Coming Next
Aug 23, 2022
A New Front in Climate Obstructionism: State Treasurers?
Aug 16, 2022
Here's What the IPCC Report Actually Said About Carbon Dioxide Removal
Jul 12, 2022
West Virginia v EPA : Worst-Case Scenario and What Comes Next
Jun 28, 2022
The "Culture War" Embraces Climate
Jun 21, 2022
As a Supreme Court Decision Hanging in the Balance, a Novel Argument: Regulate Greenhouse Gases Under TSCA
Jun 16, 2022
S6 Bonus: Why Is a California Air Board Funding Natural Gas Expansion?
Jun 14, 2022
False Friends of the Court: Why Every Rightwing Think Tank Has an Amicus Program, with Senator Whitehouse
Jun 07, 2022
S6, Part2 | Ep 5: The Disaster Capitalist Response to Russia-Ukraine
May 25, 2022
Bonus: As Australia Heads to the Polls, a Look at Morrison's "Gas-Fired Recovery," Carbon Capture, and Greenwashing
May 19, 2022
S6, Part 2 | Ep 4: Epic Astroturfing
May 17, 2022
S6, Part2 | Ep3: Anatomy of a Front Group
May 03, 2022
S6, Part 2 | Ep 2: The New Climate Villains
Apr 26, 2022
S6, Part 2 | Ep 1: A Busload of COVID
Apr 19, 2022
Climate One Collaboration: Breaking Down Climate Misinformation
Apr 15, 2022
Conflicts of Interest, Debunking Demand, Media Manipulation & More | IPCC Report, Part One
Apr 09, 2022
Responsibilities Not Rights: A Tuhoe Perspective
Mar 31, 2022
A Landmark Ruling in Ecuador
Mar 17, 2022
Los Cedros: The Cloud Forest v. The Mine
Mar 11, 2022
West Virginia v EPA and What It Means for Climate Policy
Mar 03, 2022
A Brief History of Rights of Nature in the U.S.
Feb 24, 2022
Drilled Presents: Damages
Feb 18, 2022
The Right-Wing Web of Climate Delay, with Lisa Graves
Feb 12, 2022
An Update on the Big U.S. Youth Climate Lawsuit
Jan 28, 2022
Exxon Takes Its First Amendment Battle to Texas Supreme Court
Jan 21, 2022
Redefining Environmentalists
Jan 14, 2022
Climate Crisis, Meet Democracy Crisis
Jan 07, 2022
Drilled Presents | Scene on Radio, The Repair | Episode 9: Pachamama
Dec 17, 2021
The Influence Industry and Climate Obstruction
Dec 10, 2021
One PR Firm Works on More Climate Obstruction Than Any Other
Dec 07, 2021
Fracking the Outback: Australia's Plan to Go Big on Fracking & Plastic
Nov 26, 2021
Melissa Aronczyk on the History of Greenwashing
Nov 19, 2021
The ABCs of Oil | Katie Worth on the State of Climate Education in the U.S.
Nov 05, 2021
The ABCs of Big Oil | So... What Do We Do About This?
Oct 29, 2021
The ABCs of Big Oil | Ben Franta Talks to Us About Big Oil on Campus
Oct 22, 2021
The ABCs of Big Oil | Ep 4: We're Going Streaking
Oct 15, 2021
The ABCs of Big Oil | Ep 3: High School
Oct 08, 2021
S5 Update: Donziger Sentenced to Six Months in Jail
Oct 03, 2021
The ABCs of Big Oil | Ep 2: Elementary School
Oct 01, 2021
Presenting Scene on Radio, Season 5: The Repair
Oct 01, 2021
The ABCs of Big Oil | Ep 1: First Day of School
Sep 24, 2021
Drilled + Earther Present: The ABCs of Big Oil
Sep 13, 2021
S6 Part 1 | Plastic Pipelines | Ep 5: Whack-a-Mole
Sep 13, 2021
S6 Part 1 | Plastic Pipelines | Ep 4: Keeping Oil Alive
Aug 06, 2021
S6 Part 1 | Plastic Pipelines | Ep 3: And Then There Was Covid...
Jul 30, 2021
S6 Part 1 | Plastic Pipelines | Ep2: Erasing the Imaginary Line
Jul 23, 2021
S6 Part 1 | Plastic Pipelines | Ep 1: Don't Mess with Texas
Jul 16, 2021
Welcome to S6: The Bridge to Nowhere
Jun 17, 2021
Update: Donziger's Trial in New York
May 27, 2021
Climate Guilt, Brought to You by Big Oil
May 17, 2021
New Study: The Health Impacts of the Coal-to-Gas Transition
May 11, 2021
Rep Ro Khanna on Fossil Fuel Subsidies
Apr 22, 2021
S5 Update: Latest on Donziger's Case
Apr 17, 2021
Corporate Personhood? What About Ecosystem Personhood
Apr 10, 2021
Infrastructure Week! Build Back Better, THRIVE, and More with Kaniela Ing
Mar 31, 2021
All Eyes on Weymouth as FERC Signals Interest in Environmental Justice
Mar 27, 2021
How the Fossil Fuel Industry Is Undermining Free Speech
Mar 20, 2021
Frackalachia and the Great Fracking Jobs Myth
Mar 12, 2021
Presenting: Hot Take — Blood for Oil, with Antonia Juhasz
Mar 10, 2021
The API Was Pushing Climate Denial Way Earlier Than Anyone Thought
Mar 05, 2021
S5 Ep 11 | ¿Ahora Que?
Dec 19, 2020
S5 Ep 10 | The Kill Step
Dec 11, 2020
S5 Ep9 | The Judge
Dec 04, 2020
S5 Ep 8 | Damages
Nov 20, 2020
S5 Ep7 | The Linchpin
Nov 13, 2020
Big Oil's Bad Bet on Plastic
Nov 06, 2020
Update: Donziger Headed to Trial with No Representation
Nov 06, 2020
S5 Ep6 | A Verdict and a New Charge
Oct 30, 2020
S5 Ep5 | The Big Guns
Oct 23, 2020
Special Episode: Generation Green New Deal
Oct 18, 2020
S5 Ep4 | The Secret Tribunal
Oct 16, 2020
S5 Ep3 | The Trial
Oct 09, 2020
S5 Ep2 | The Colonizers
Oct 02, 2020
S5 Ep1 | Lockdown
Sep 25, 2020
Climate Podcast Bonanza!
Aug 29, 2020
Big Oil Fighting Divestment + Sneak Preview of S5!
Aug 22, 2020
That Ohio Utility Corruption Scandal, with Leah Stokes
Aug 01, 2020
California City
Jul 29, 2020
A Proposed Fossil Fuel Ad Ban in The Netherlands
Jul 14, 2020
Pioneering Fracking Company Chesapeake Energy Goes Bust
Jun 30, 2020
Minnesota and D.C. File Climate Fraud Suits
Jun 26, 2020
Big Oil's Multi-Billion-Dollar Blind Spot
Jun 18, 2020
Yes, It's Still Time to Talk About Climate (from Hot Take)
Jun 14, 2020
Naomi Klein and How the Shock Doctrine Applies to America Right Now
Jun 07, 2020
What Shell Knew: A Surprising Report from The Netherlands Finds that Shell Was Directly Funding Climate Denial in the 1990s
May 29, 2020
No, Climate Action Will Not Be "Just Like Quarantine Only Worse" — Why Letting Go of the Climate Narrative Never Works, a Special Bonus Ep f
May 22, 2020
The Climate Deniers Have Lost Their King, and Still They Soldier On
May 19, 2020
The U.S. Government Has Been Rubber-Stamping New Oil and Gas Projects—This Lawsuit Hopes to Change That
May 09, 2020
Old and Wrong: Leah Stokes on the Many Flaws of Michael Moore's Planet of The Humans
Apr 29, 2020
Earth Day in Louisiana: A Petro-state Fights Back
Apr 22, 2020
Computer-Aided Destruction: Art, Autodesk, and What Accountability Looks Like for the Tech Industry
Apr 22, 2020
How Big Oil Is Using the Pandemic to Push More Plastic
Apr 16, 2020
In Colorado, Seniors Held Hostage by Fracking
Apr 15, 2020
New Research Shows Fossil Fuels Are Not As Essential As The Industry Would Like You to Believe
Apr 07, 2020
Amid the Pandemic Free-for-All, Unlit Flares at Texas Shale Refineries Are Dumping "Unimaginable" Amounts of Methane into the Atmosphere
Apr 03, 2020
Reporter Justin Mikulka on Why ExxonMobil and Chevron Are the Biggest Opponents to a Shale Gas Bailout
Apr 01, 2020
There Will Be Fraud: How the Coronavirus Pandemic Turned into Christmas for Big Oil
Mar 28, 2020
Special Episode—Hot Take: Seeing Climate Through Coronavirus Glasses with David Wallace-Wells
Mar 25, 2020
S3, Ep 9: Jay Rosen and Nicholas Johnson on What the Media Can Do About Disinformation
Feb 29, 2020
S3, Ep 8: Meet the Harrisons
Feb 28, 2020
S3, Ep 7: John Hill and the Tobacco-Oil-Plastic Triangle
Feb 27, 2020
S3, Ep 6: Manipulating the Masses and Predicting the Future—Edward Bernays and W. Howard Chase
Feb 25, 2020
We Interrupt This Podcast for New Research + Emily Atkin and Guardian CEO Anna Bateson on Banning Fossil Fuel Ads
Feb 18, 2020
S3, Ep 5: Oil Slick, Part 2—False Equivalence and Free Speech
Feb 11, 2020
S3, Ep 4: Oil Slick, Part 1—The Rise of the Corporate Persona
Feb 04, 2020
S3, Ep 3: Psychological Warfare, Astroturfing, and Another Tobacco-Oil Connection
Jan 28, 2020
S3, Ep 2: The Oil-Nazi-Propaganda Triangle
Jan 21, 2020
S3, Ep 1: The Father of Public Relations
Jan 21, 2020
S3: The Mad Men of Climate Denial
Dec 05, 2019
Youth Climate Suits and Inter-generational Injustice
Nov 28, 2019
Recap: ExxonMobil's New York Fraud Trial
Nov 08, 2019
Fake Reporters and #FakeNews: How Fossil Fuel Companies Hide Behind Energy Blogs
Sep 03, 2019
Big Oil Is Ramping Up PR Spend and Oil Production
Aug 15, 2019
S2E6: Facing Extinction
May 20, 2019
S2E5 David vs. Goliath
May 13, 2019
S2E4 Taking Big Oil to Court
May 06, 2019
S2E3: Two Lawsuits at Once, Both Driven by Climate Change
Apr 29, 2019
S2E2: A Late Season and a Shaky Future
Apr 22, 2019
S2E1: A Crisis, a Cover-Up, and a Community on the Front Lines of Climate Change
Apr 22, 2019
Coming Soon: Hot Water, a New Drilled Series
Apr 03, 2019
Big Oil's New Story: The First Amendment Covers Climate Denial
Feb 05, 2019
Winning the War
Oct 09, 2018
Campaigns So Successful They've Landed in Court
Oct 02, 2018
The First Step to Influencing Policy: Setting Research Agendas
Sep 25, 2018
Aggressive Think Tanks, Shouty Pundits, and a New Religious Argument
Sep 18, 2018
Weaponizing False Equivalence
Sep 11, 2018
The Turn
Sep 04, 2018
The Bell Labs of Energy
Aug 29, 2018
Exploiting Scientists' Kryptonite: Certainty
Aug 28, 2018
Drilled: A True Crime Podcast about Climate Change
May 28, 2018