Drilling and Killing: Chevron and Nigeria's Oil Dictatorship
We're more likely to see other companies as collaborators rather than adversaries. . . . We aren't so much competing with each other as we are competing with the earth. And maybe that's a healthy way to look at it.
—GEORGE KIRKLAND, CHAIRMAN AND MANAGING DIRECTOR, CHEVRON NIGERIA LIMITED
It is very clear that Chevron, like Shell, uses the military to protect its oil activities. They drill and they kill.
—ORONTO DOUGLAS, NIGERIAN HUMAN RIGHTS LAWYER
I'm very proud of my association with Chevron.
—CONDOLEEZZA RICE, NATIONAL SECURITY ADVISOR
O N L Y O N E O F G E O R G E W. Bush's inner circle can claim the distinction of having had a 136,000-ton oil tanker named after her: National Security Advisor Condoleezza Rice. A member of Chevron's board of directors from 1991 until 2001, Rice was paid