Articles by Rebecca Leber

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19 of 20 World Leaders Just Pledged to Fight Climate Change-Trump Was the Lone Holdout
Rebecca Leber – Mother Jones, 3 Dec 2018

1 Dec 2018 – It is telling that on two of the most contentious topics at the Buenos Aires Group of 20 meeting, the USA eventually joined 19 other world leaders on trade, but when it comes to climate change, President Donald Trump remained firmly alone: “The United States reiterates its decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement.”

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Exxon CEO Joins Lawsuit against Fracking Project Because It Will Devalue His $5 Million Property
Rebecca Leber, EcoWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service, 24 Feb 2014

As Exxon Mobil’s CEO, it’s Rex Tillerson’s job to promote the hydraulic fracturing and fight regulatory oversight. Yet he has joined a lawsuit that cites fracking’s consequences in order to block the construction of a 160-foot water tower next to his and his wife’s Texas home.

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