“No Evidence” That Fracking Ca...

Jun 21, 2019 by

A group of doctors and scientists have released a report highlighting that 84 percent of studies published from 2009-2015 on the health impacts of fracking conclude the industry causes harm to human health.

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Court to Big Fracking Company:...

Jun 6, 2019 by

In a key property rights decision, two West Virginia residents scored a rare victory from the state Supreme Court.

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Washington State Governor Jay ...

May 9, 2019 by

“This is great news, but as a presidential candidate, in order to show real national leadership on climate and clean energy, Inslee must endorse a ban on fracking across the country.”

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Trump plans to allow fracking ...

Apr 26, 2019 by

Environmental groups are preparing for a fight against the proposal that would end a five-year fracking moratorium in central California

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Puerto Rico faces a flood of f...

Mar 29, 2019 by

The gas industry and its allies in Congress hope to push LNG exports to the island’s electricity grid, ravaged from climate change-fueled natural disaster.

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BLM lists sacred land outside ...

Feb 1, 2019 by

“Oil and gas has already devastated our state’s air quality, water quality and flow, and public health. It’s clear the Trump administration will stop at nothing to sacrifice public interest for private profits.”

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Fracked shale oil wells drying...

Jan 11, 2019 by

“Other countries, namely China, are frantically investing in renewables. For us to crow about our oil wealth, and not focus on renewables, is for us to miss the opportunity to be leaders in the world as it’s going to be.”

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Court Orders Moratorium on Off...

Nov 9, 2018 by

A federal court today ordered the Trump administration to stop issuing permits for offshore fracking in federal waters off the California coast.

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In Colorado, a Bitter Battle O...

Oct 23, 2018 by

After years of bitter fights over oil and gas development, Colorado voters have managed to get a statewide anti-fracking measure on the November ballot.

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Fracking Chemicals Dumped in A...

Sep 26, 2018 by

Chemicals from fracking wastewater dumped…

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Fracking is destroying U.S. wa...

Aug 17, 2018 by

[Translate] Toxic wastewater from fracking jumps 14-fold from 2011 to 2016 — and it may get 50 times bigger by 2030. Joe Romm think...

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Some rare good climate news: t...

Jun 22, 2018 by

[Translate] Bill McKibben From Wall Street to the pope, many increasingly see fossil fuels as anything but a sure bet. That gives us...

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Trump’s Direct Assault on Nati...

May 2, 2018 by

[Translate] by Nancy LeTourneau    WASHINGTONMONTHLY.COM   Political Animal Gage Skidmore/Flickr Much has been made of Donald Trump’s...

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Why Fracking Is a Symptom of t...

Mar 9, 2018 by

The battle over fracking pits corporate power against communities whose very health is imperiled.

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Why Is Fracking Controversial?

Feb 27, 2018 by

10 Claims that Help Us Understand Natural Gas Drilling Controversy

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EPA Finally Concludes that Fra...

Sep 15, 2017 by

[Translate] The country’s push to find clean domestic energy has zeroed in on natural gas, but cases of water contamination have...

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Our ravenous appetite turns hu...

Sep 12, 2017 by

[Translate] August 1, 2017 Photo by Flickr user Peter Craven. (cc) 2009 Subscribe to Hightower’s Radio Lowdown with your...

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Fracking Has an Enormous Radio...

Sep 4, 2017 by

[Translate] Environment Lax federal and state regulations have led to the illegal dumping of dirty drilling fluids. By Lorraine Chow...

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How Fracking Violates Human Ri...

Jul 27, 2017 by

[Translate] Environment Peoples Climate March, New York City, September 21, 2014. Photo Credit: andyparker72/Shutterstock   We cannot...

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Stand With Sanders Against ‘Pr...

Jul 24, 2017 by

[Translate] By Jessica Corbett / Common Dreams   VIA TRUTHDIG   Sen. Bernie Sanders speaking on Capitol Hill in June. (Edward Kimmel...

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Extended Interview with Actor ...

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[Translate]   Guests James Cromwell Oscar-nominated actor and an activist. He was sentenced to a in jail, scheduled to begin Friday,...

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Erin Brockovich Helps Pawnee N...

Jul 9, 2017 by

[Translate] A 5.8-magnitude earthquake that rattled Pawnee, Oklahoma in September 2016 was classified as largest in state history....

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REX TILLERSON HAS BEEN MISLEAD...

May 12, 2017 by

[Translate] Environment In a 2013 interview, Tillerson made the false claim that there had “never been a verifiable case of...

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TRUMP ADMINISTRATION TO KILL F...

May 10, 2017 by

[Translate] Environment Trump disagrees with majority of Americans, who are opposed to fracking and drilling on public lands. By...

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New Miniseries Shows How Ordin...

Apr 6, 2017 by

[Translate] From the lead crisis to fracking, citizen scientists are doing much more than just reading about the issues. By Alexandra...

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SURPRISE: THIS REPUBLICAN GOVE...

Mar 22, 2017 by

[Translate] Briefly Stuff that matters On the right side of the...

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Maryland House overwhelmingly ...

Mar 11, 2017 by

[Translate] Samantha Page Climate Reporter at @ThinkProgress. People who want to ban hydraulic fracturing for natural gas in Maryland...

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USGS FINALLY ADMITS THAT FRACK...

Mar 7, 2017 by

[Translate] Posted by Aaron Kesel WE ARE CHANGE.ORG It has taken years to finally admit it, but the U.S. Geological Survey has just...

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OKLAHOMA REMAINS NATION’...

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[Translate] LORRAINE CHOW OF ECOWATCH ON BUZZFLASH AT TRUTHOUT (Photo: Joshua Doubek)Article reprinted with permission from EcoWatch...

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