OBSERVE EARTH DAY's 40th ANNIVERSARY with the PSU FRIENDS OF HISTORY
AND A FREE SHOWING OF THE 2009 DOCUMENTARY "CRUDE: THE REAL PRICE OF
On Thursday, April 22, 2010, the FRIENDS of HISTORY will be showing the controversial 2009 documentary CRUDE: THE REAL PRICE OF OIL by Jim Belinger.
WHERE: Cramer Hall, Room 494
1721 SW Broadway
HOSTED BY: PSU Friends of History
COST: Free and open to the public
FOR MORE INFORMATION: (503)725-5473
SYNOPSIS OF THEDOCUMENTARY:
"It is a substance that touches nearly every aspect of our lives, yet we know virtually nothing about it...and while he world is growing increasingly dependent on oil and its byproducts. the suply is becoming more limited each day." taken from the CRUDE documentary website.
The 90 minute documentary traces the history of oil through the centuries, highlighting key milestones in the development of this fuel, and examining the effects of oil depdendency on our climate.