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Ten fracking things everyone should know

On the “Energy Tribune” web site, Peter C. Glover wrote an article titled “Ten Fracking Things Everyone Should Know.”

His “ten things” are reprinted below simply to point out some very basic and unquestionable facts that everyone should know about fracking. 378 more words

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Tête-à-tête with Malaysian Activist Lindu Livan

“After finishing the program, I decided to take this path of social justice & human rights” – Lindu Livan

This week “The Human Lens” is flying out of Pakistan and headed to the lush green valleys of this beautiful Asian country, Malaysia. 811 more words

Human Rights Concerns

The Spin of Truth

The sun comes up every morning. If it ever ceases to, we won’t know, we will not have survived that loss. Few concepts in our modern lives are quite so certain. 1,298 more words

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SOLD DOWN THE RIVER

Chevron vs Humanity and the Environment:

A classic example of corporate greed and sense of entitlement.

Think there is nothing you can do as an individual? 193 more words

Black Folks And The Great Outdoors [VIDEO]


Author Carolyn Finney joined Roland Martin Wednesday on “NewsOne Now” to discuss her book, “Black Face, White Space: Reimagining the Relationship of African Americans to the Great Outdoors.” Finney explained African Americans have always been involved with the environment and environmental issues. 74 more words

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Forum on fracking in North Carolina

On Tuesday, September 2, 2014, at 6:00 PM, Senator Jim Davis (R, NC-50) will moderate a forum on fracking in North Carolina. The forum will be held at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts, 1028 Georgia Road, Franklin, NC. 42 more words

Environmental Issues

Chemicals used in fracking

Opponents to fracking in North Carolina seem to have zeroed in on the chemicals used during the hydraulic fracturing process, and the possibility of these chemicals contaminating water sources. 256 more words

Environmental Issues