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Big Oil Fought (and Won) To Make “Bomb Trains” Less Safe

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    PROVIDED BY CNNNEXT.COM
    Published on Mar 31, 2015
    In the last 2 and a half years, more oil has been spilled by rail than at any other time in the last

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    PROVIDED BY CNNNEXT.COM
    Published on Mar 31, 2015
    In the last 2 and a half years, more oil has been spilled by rail than at any other time in the last 4 decades.

    The increasing reliance of the oil industry on rail transport, and the complete lack of federal oversight of our aging railway system, has put millions of people at risk.



    Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins talks about the growing danger from these oil trains with DeSmogBlog contributor Justin Mikulka.

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