12:00am

Tue May 8, 2012
Economy/Labor/Biz

Today on Your Call: How did ExxonMobil become the most powerful corporation in the US?

On the next Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with Steve Coll, Pulitzer prize winning reporter and author of Private Empire: Exxon Mobil and American Power. Last year, Exxon Mobil reported revenues of $452B, outpacing most countries around the world. How has this oil giant built its empire? Join us at 10 or email feedback@yourcallradio.org. What is Exxon’s relationship with states around the world and the US government? It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

Guests:

Steve Coll, president of the New America Foundation and staff writer for The New Yorker magazine

Web Resources:

Steve Coll: US Foreign Policy; Brought to You by ExxonMobil

Politico: Steve Coll: Fracking a PR challenge for ExxonMobil

Cora Currier, ProPublica: ALEC and ExxonMobil Push Loopholes in Fracking Chemical Disclosure Rules

 

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