Archive | fracking RSS feed for this section

Great Writer & Activist Sandra Steingraber to Speak on Fracking Dangers

Dr. Sandra Steingraber,  The Environmental and Health Risks of Fracking , Thursday October 4, 2018, 7 pm I was stimulated to act and to care by her writings.  I liked her book Living Downstream. The Cube at MCA in Stapleton 8371 Northfield Blvd, Denver, CO 80238                         […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Help Ban Fracking next to Homes and Schools in Colorado- Sign Petitions

Please go to corising.org to find ways to support the Colorado Rising ballot initiative.  This is a statewide ballot initiative for a 2500′ setback to oil and gas development.  Petitions are due by Aug. 1. There continue to be  deaths and injuries from fracking fires and explosions:  https://www.denverpost.com/2017/12/06/colorado-oil-gas-explosions-since-firestone-explosion.

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Fracking Oil PR Ads Target Fishermen, Hunters, and Vets with Lies

The same funders of the individually targeted Facebook ads that helped to elect Trump have also been doing Facebook ads telling lies to Colorado voters in order to get them to vote for fracking and fracking politicians.  These oil fracking companies have spent millions trying to convince voters that fracking funds wildlife and gives us […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Judge Favors the Powerful Oil Cos. Over Nature & People

https://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/the-rights-of-nature-movement-goes-on-trial-w515299

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

History of Cover-up of Fracking’s Harm to Health

https://insideclimatenews.org/news/16112017/fracking-chemicals-safety-epa-health-risks-water-bush-cheney?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=socialHistory of

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Anadarko oil and gas company pays Dem insider and lobbyists to stop regulations

Oil co. Anadarko lobbies against bills requiring information being available to the public while saying that they care for threatened homeowners.  They spent $ 7 million lobbying for secrecy and to stop regulations. They hired the  former senator,  former Secy of the Interior, and former and current corporate atty.  Salazar to grease the wheels of […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Anti-Fracking Conference on Sat 5-5-17 in Longmont

Leaders in the anti-fracking movement are speaking, after the 4-27-17 pipeline explosion that killed 2   people. pin Front Range Community College Longmont Campus 2121 Miller Dr. Classroom Bldg. Door C-4 Community Rm. https://www.facebook.com/events/105895039964263/ – Dr. Anthony Ingraffea – Professor of Engineering at Cornell University and globally recognized expert on the mechanics of shale gas […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Earth Guardians Wins -Court Says Protect Health Before Fracking

Link   Earth Guardians  won their lawsuit in the appeals court that the health and environment should be protected before allowing oil and gas drilling.

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Woman Professor Blocks Doors of Fracking Gas Pipeline

Another fracking  pipeline constructed by Spectra blew up in April in Pennsylvania.  If this new Spectra pipeline blew up where it passes near the Indian Point  nuclear power plant, it could cause a catastrophe.  Plus, pipelines and drilling for fracked gas  pollute the air and water in addition to accelerating global warming. Link

4 Comments Continue Reading →

Oppose Colorado Amendment 71, Protect Citizens’ Ability to Change the Constitution

The oil and gas companies are spending over $ 3 million to try to prevent citizens from amending the Colorado constitution.  They want to put fracking wells and pipelines next to homes, schools, hospitals.  They want to be able to pollute the air and water.   Here are some links to good groups and articles: […]

2 Comments Continue Reading →