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  • Video of EPA Official's 'Crucify' Remarks, Removed by Environmental Activist, Reappears Online

    Explosive video of a top official at the Environmental Protection Agency comparing his enforcement philosophy against oil and gas companies to Roman crucifixions was removed on Thursday by the environmental activist who had uploaded it.

    “This video is no longer available due to a copyright claim by David McFatridge,” reads a message on the video’s YouTube page.

    Another copy of the video has surfaced, however. You can see EPA Region VI Administrator Al Armendariz’s comments in the embedded video above.

    The YouTube video’s owner appears to be the same David McFatridge listed as an activist for the radical environmental group the Sierra Club. McFatridge has been active in a number of anti-hydraulic fracturing campaigns.

    Sen. James Inhofe (R-OK), who spotlighted the video on Wednesday in a speech on the Senate floor, drew connections from Armendariz’s comments to the EPA’s campaign against hydraulic fracturing, and branded the agency’s efforts a “war on fossil fuels.”

    A longer video of Armendariz’s remarks, uploaded by a group called “Citizen Media for We The People,” has also been removed.

    (h/t Jeff Quinton)

    Posted in Ongoing Priorities, Scribe [slideshow_deploy]

    4 Responses to Video of EPA Official's 'Crucify' Remarks, Removed by Environmental Activist, Reappears Online

    1. KJinAZ says:

      The IDIOT in the white house thinks he can just hit the delete key and make these types of things go away. It has worked for him only in the fast and furious case, and the birth certificate issue because he does have control over internal communications. He wants the same control over the internet.

    2. Bobbie says:

      can't put anything past evil…

      This group stirs up confusion, this group accuses another of what this group is doing, this group causes civil unrest, this group collapses housing, this group teaches illegitimacies of all terms, this group collapses industries with the promotion of crucifying, all backed and protected by the president to whom is not abiding by or respecting any one of his American presidential duties. He's got his own interests all ban from the American peoples' constitution he swore to uphold, but his position takes full advantage not upholding.

    3. LOGOS says:

      "Can't stop the signal" ~ Mr. Universe

    4. LOGOS says:

      You can't suppress news, facts, and fair use by claiming copyright. This can't be suppressed.

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