20 Apr '11, 10pm

Brother of Rig Worker Killed on Deepwater Horizon Makes Passionate Appeal to Congress (Video) #oilspill

The explosion on the Deepwater Horizon oil rig may have led to the greatest environmental disaster in American history , but let's not forget about some of the other devastating impacts it had -- for instance, it left 11 innocent men dead. In the above video, Chris Jones, the brother of one of the rig workers who was killed in the blast, testifies before Congress. He has a simple request: better oversight of the offshore drilling industry. This is probably the saddest thing you'll watch all day.

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/04/brother-rig-worke...

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