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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Evidence Grows that Hawaii Vol...

Jun 4, 2018 by

[Translate] Written by Dr Michael Salla expolitics.org The surge in volcanic activity in the lower Puna region of the Big Island of...

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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...

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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 ...

Jul 15, 2017 by

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

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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 fracks Joe Andrucyk Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan shocked many on Friday...

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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’...

Mar 3, 2017 by

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

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PRUITT IGNORED CRIES TO REGULA...

Feb 19, 2017 by

[Translate]   By Adam Lynch, YES! Magazine | Report Scott Pruitt, head of the Environmental Protection Agency, during a confirmation...

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THE WEST’S LARGEST COAL ...

Feb 13, 2017 by

[Translate]   By s.e. smith, Care2 | Report It’s big. It’s coal-fired. And it’s about to go bye-bye. The...

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‘BIGGEST OIL FIND’...

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[Translate]   By Sharon Kelly, DeSmogBlog | Report The prospect of fracking where water is so scarce raises questions about what...

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EPA ADMITS THAT FRACKING CAN C...

Dec 14, 2016 by

[Translate] Samantha Page Climate Reporter at @ThinkProgress. Good thing so many people in Trump’s cabinet have ties to the fracking...

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US EPA’S STUDY CONFIRMS ...

Dec 6, 2016 by

[Translate] By Melanie Houston  THE OEC.ORG Pictured to the right: A map of existing fracking wells in Ohio. Source: Frac Tracker...

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THE EPA DOWNPLAYED ITS FINDING...

Dec 1, 2016 by

[Translate] Briefly  GRIST.ORG Stuff that matters for frack’s sake MarcellusCoalition An investigation from Marketplace and APM...

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Another Pipeline Bursts Endang...

Nov 26, 2016 by

[Translate]   While most of us are enjoying lower gasoline and natural gas prices these days – a big help to the family budget –...

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