NewsOne Featured Video

From the Chicago Sun-Times:

The Rev. Jesse Jackson says the Gulf Coast oil spill is a result of the federal government’s weak enforcement of the nation’s environmental laws.

Jackson also said Wednesday that those laws are too weak and that the fines BP has faced for environmental violations are minimal compared with the British-based oil company’s profits.

Text continues after gallery …

Jackson made the comments before leading a protest outside BP’s sprawling oil refinery in Whiting in northwest Indiana.

Click here to read more.


Jesse Jackson: BP Has History Of Deception

BP Successfully Cuts Pipe, Plans To Lower Cap Over Leak

More from NewsOne