Award winning article shatters misconception of dwindling oil supplies and highlights the vast potential impact of new fossil fuel resources on global economics, politics and the planet itself.
"The Deluge" artfully surveys the enormous technological innovations
being made worldwide that are unlocking an abundance of new oil and
natural gas supplies—enough to power the world for years to come. Those
innovations are reshaping the geopolitical map, undermining traditional
oil powers from Saudi Arabia to
"The Media for Liberty Award seeks to recognize journalists who examine
the complicated relationship between economic and political liberty,"
"The Deluge" by
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The distinguished Media for Liberty panel represents thought leaders in the world of business, journalism and media:
Christy Carpenter- former CEO Winthrop Rockefeller Institute; former Executive Vice President and Chief Operational Officer, Paley Center for Media
David Faber- Co-Anchor, "Squawk on the Street," CNBC
Allan Dodds Frank- Investigative Correspondent; President, Society of the Silurians, a New Yorkjournalism group founded in 1924; and Past President, Overseas Press Club of America
John Malone- Chairman, Liberty Media Corporation
Stacey Woelfel- Former Chairman, Radio-Television News Directors Association
Mark McSherry- Columnist, Markets and Companies, Forbes.com and Professor of Journalism and Mass Communication, St. Francis Collegeand New York University
Maria Streshinsky- Editor-in-Chief, Pacific Standard magazine; former Managing Editor, The Atlantic
[Note: Ms. Streshinsky recused herself from evaluating the winning entry given her role in editing the story.]
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