‘Spillionaires’ : Profiteering and Mismanagement in the Wake of the BP Oil Spill - ProPublica
Une enquête de ProPublica sur les profiteurs de la marée noire dans le Golfe du Mexique
Some people profiteered from the spill by charging #BP outrageous rates for cleanup. Others profited from BP claims money, handed out in arbitrary ways. So many people cashed in that they earned nicknames — “spillionaires” or “BP rich.” Meanwhile, others hurt by the spill ended up getting comparatively little.