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WATCH: River Set On Fire Thanks To Fracking

WATCH: River Set On Fire Thanks To Fracking

The side effects of fracking allowed this river to be set on fire.

by Oliver Willis· · News
Fractivists Claim Victory Against This Fracking Danger You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

Fractivists Claim Victory Against This Fracking Danger You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

You won’t believe what the fracking industry has been getting away with.

by Joe Fletcher· · News
Here’s What The Fracking Industry Gave To Oklahoma In 2015 (IMAGES)

Here’s What The Fracking Industry Gave To Oklahoma In 2015 (IMAGES)

The fracking industry just gave a Oklahoma a brand new record that no one wanted.

by Joe Fletcher· · News
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Congress Just Sold The Entire United States To The Oil Fracking Industry (IMAGE)

Congress just sentenced the Earth’s climate to death.

by Joe Fletcher· · News
Oklahoma’s Fracking Earthquakes Are Causing A National Security Threat

Oklahoma’s Fracking Earthquakes Are Causing A National Security Threat

Our entire energy economy rests in oil that is literally on shaky ground protected by the country’s dumbest governor.

by Sarah Burris· · News
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Michigan Shaken By 4.2 Magnitude Earthquake: Is Fracking To Blame? (VIDEO)

Michigan just experienced the second strongest earthquake ever recorded in the state. Could this be related to the state’s recent introduction of horizontal fracking? You bet.

by Randa Morris· · News
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Drought-Parched California Used 70 MILLION Gallons Of Water For Fracking In 2014 (VIDEO)

Drought forces Californians to reduce water use by 25 percent…While oil companies hogged 70 million gallons of water for fracking in 2014.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Nebraska Farmer Makes Fracking Supporters Go Silent With Just A Glass Of Water (VIDEO)

Nebraska Farmer Makes Fracking Supporters Go Silent With Just A Glass Of Water (VIDEO)

“So would you drink it? Yes or no?”

by Jameson Parker· · News
The GOP Is Trying To Stop Obama Admin’s New Fracking Regulations

The GOP Is Trying To Stop Obama Admin’s New Fracking Regulations

Guess how much money they received from the oil and gas industry. Hint: It’s a lot.

by Joe Fletcher· · News
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USGS: Fracking ‘Primary Cause’ Of Dramatic Rise In Earthquakes In Central U.S.

“Deep injection of wastewater is the primary cause of the dramatic rise in detected earthquakes… in the central U.S.” – U.S. Geological Survey

by Frank Minero· · News
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Time-Lapse Map Shows The Number Of Earthquakes Fracking Has Caused (VIDEO)

This is what happens to your state when fracking begins.

by Joe Fletcher· · News
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The World’s Largest Fracking Earthquake May Have Just Rocked Canada (VIDEO)

Another fracking earthquake… and this was a big one! Is fracking worth the risk? When we factor in the hidden costs, is it even cost effective?

by Frank Minero· · News
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Black, Foul-Smelling Sludge Pours From Taps In California As Fracking Takes Its Toll (VIDEO)

This is what’s coming out of people’s taps in California right now.

by Kerry-Anne· · Current Issues, News
The End Of Fracking? Scotland Reached Almost 100% Wind Power In 2014

The End Of Fracking? Scotland Reached Almost 100% Wind Power In 2014

If America is so exceptional, why is Scotland kicking our ass in renewable energy?

by Walt Dismay· · News
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Santa, Mrs. Claus, And 7 Elves Arrested Protesting Dangerous Methane Fracking Project (VIDEO)

Worried about the environment and the safety of all the boys and girls, Mr. and Mrs. Claus decided to something that the federal regulatory commission failed to do.

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Fracking Industry Benefits As Media Falsely Reports Study Claiming ‘Fracking Fluid Is Harmless’

The fracking companies are celebrating this holiday season as false information based upon “poor communication and bad journalism” has spread like wildfire declaring that “fracking fluid is harmless.”

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That Time Oil Companies Came Into A School And Taught 4th Graders About KXL And Fracking (VIDEO)

Did Big Oil really come into an elementary school to teach fourth graders about Keystone XL and fracking?  Yes, they did, and we’ve got the video to prove it. This pro-oil propaganda opportunity disguised as an educational event happened back in April, but we got wind of it when Shane Davis from Fractivist.org retweeted a […]

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Susan G. Komen Teams Up With Fracking Company To Help Cause Breast Cancer

Susan G. Komen Teams Up With Fracking Company To Help Cause Breast Cancer

Anyone with any common sense can see that this is a bad match.

by Vera· · News
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N.D. Fracking Chemical Fire Downplayed By Local Health Officials (VIDEO)

Still think fracking is safe? Not only do folks have to watch for derailing, exploding trains, pipeline ruptures and sinkholes swallowing workers and boiling them alive, they also have to watch out for fracking fires spilling toxic fumes into the air. And if you’re picturing fracking as some remote location off in a lone prairie, think again. There are many facets to the industry, and not all of the possible sites for tragedy take place at the drill sites and storage wells.

by Dylan Hock· · News
Recycled fracking wastewater. Drink up! (Photo courtesy of artintheage.com.)

Ohioans Wary Of Uses For ‘Recycled’ Radioactive Fracking Waste (VIDEO)

Many are, of course, worried about the “recycling” centers, themselves. You tell us, America. Do you trust that this mysterious, radioactive sludge is being “recycled” well enough to dump on landfills, eventually slipping into the groundwater supply?

by Dylan Hock· · News