The Spill

October 26, 2010 // 54:25
The Spill
October 26, 2010 // 54:25
Season 29: Episode 2

Long before the Deepwater Horizon explosion in the Gulf, BP was widely viewed as a company that valued deal-making and savvy marketing over safety, a “serial environmental criminal” that left behind a long trail of problems — deadly accidents, disastrous spills, countless safety violations — which many now believe should have triggered action by federal regulators. Could the spill have been prevented? [Explore more stories on the original website for The Spill.]

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