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Shock: Fracking Used to Inject Nuclear Waste Underground for Decades

March 5, 2015 - Aaron Dykes and Melissa Melton Activist Post Unearthed articles from the 1960s detail how nuclear waste was buried beneath the Earth’s surface by Halliburton & Co. for decades as a means of disposing the by-products of post-World War II atomic energy production. Fracking is alread ...

Fracking Chemicals May Harm Reproduction and Developmental Health: Study

December 6, 2014 - Activist Post Unconventional oil and gas (UOG) operations combine directional drilling and hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking,” to release natural gas from underground rock. Recent discussions have centered on potential air and water pollution from chemicals used in these processes an ...

OOPS: 3 Billion Gallons of Fracking Wastewater Accidentally Pumped into California Aquifers

November 19, 2014 - Melissa Melton Activist Post Quick question: What in the hell is going on in California? First, the state experiences an historic drought, which some have charged is actually being engineered. Then, new legislation was passed just a few months ago which aims to control and regulate the use of ...

Biological Fallout of Fracking Still Largely Unknown: Scientists

August 1, 2014 - Photo courtesy of EcoFlight Activist Post In the United States, natural-gas production from shale rock has increased by more than 700 percent since 2007. Yet scientists still do not fully understand the industry's effects on nature and wildlife, according to a report in the journ ...

Toxic Chemicals Used in Fracking Shale Deposits

May 15, 2014 - Catherine J. Frompovich Activist Post Some cartoons or something thought to be ‘comedic’ or contradicts “logic” routinely have been referred to as “Frick and Frack” cartoons. This website shows numerous illustrations of what this writer would call “illogica ...

Report: Fracking Can Cause Earthquakes On Faults Tens Of Miles From Site

May 2, 2014 - Chris Carrington Activist Post The Seismological Society of America  (SSA) has said in a new report that fracking can induce stress in existing faults tens of miles away from the fracking site. The injection of pressurized water puts stress on pre-existing faults and can cause them to r ...

Ohio Provides Newest Evidence Linking Fracking to Earthquakes

April 12, 2014 - image source Kevin Samson Activist Post There has been an ongoing battle between researchers and the natural gas and oil industries over whether or not hydraulic fracturing (fracking) is definitively leading to an increase in earthquake activity. In a recent article entitled "Ok ...

5 Videos Showing How Fracking Can Make Water Flammable

April 9, 2014 - Alex Pietrowski Activist Post Public awareness of the risks and dangers of hydraulic gas-fracturing, or Fracking, is growing daily, but not nearly as fast as the practice itself is. Across the world, fracking is creating a massive new energy boom and investors are pouring money into energy compan ...

First Fracking Trial in US Opens in Dallas

April 8, 2014 - The Parrs blame spills of hazardous waste and emissions of toxic gases from production tanks and various industrial equipment for a myriad of health problems. Activist Post The first fracking trial in the U.S. opens in Dallas today. Texans Bob and Lisa Parr of Wise County are suing Aruba Petroleum ...

Oklahoma Breaking Records For Earthquake Activity - Fracking

April 6, 2014 - image source Kevin Samson Activist Post Despite corporate propaganda asserting that hydraulic fracturing (fracking) can actually be good for the environment, the iconic image in the movie Gasland where a man lights his tap water on fire can't be unseen. Or one might co ...

6 States Where Fracking Earthquakes are a New Feature of Reality

March 6, 2014 - Alex Pietrowski Activist Post The movement against hydraulic gas fracturing, or ‘fracking,’ is becoming mainstream as this toxic and rapidly expanding technique by the oil and gas industry affects more and more everyday people. Essentially, fracking is the process of forcefully injec ...

Fracking Chemicals Linked to Birth Defects Infertility

December 16, 2013 - Activist Post Fracking diagram from Gasland movie A controversial oil and natural gas drilling technique called hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, uses many chemicals that can disrupt the body's hormones, according to new research accepted for publication in The Endocrine Socie ...

Powerful Protests Against Chevron and Fracking in Romania

December 12, 2013 - Joe Wright Activist Post It is often easy to forget that the battles we face against corporate invasion on American soil are playing out across the planet. It is a global agenda after all. But we rarely see the faces and hear the stories of people similarly affected by the same monstrosity that a ...

Corporate Propaganda Fox News Sells Fracking as Incredibly Good for Our Environment

September 16, 2013 - “Nature doesn’t give us a clean environment.”  Alex Pietrowski Activist Post Recently on Fox News, Alex Epstein, the founder of the Center for Industrial Progress, and author of the book, Fossil Fuels Improve the Planet, argues in favor of hydraulic gas fracturing, or f ...

Fracking - FrackedFuture Talk by Ian R Crane

August 21, 2013 - Former Oil Field Services Executive and one of the most comprehensive speakers of our time, Ian R Crane gives an excelent presentation on Fracking below. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LP3MW3KH0mg Across the world people feel betrayed and have lost confidence in political, military, corporate and ...

Obama Bankrupts Coal Boosts Fracking

June 19, 2013 - Shutting Down Coal-Powered Plants Is Making Energy More Expensive, and Hydraulic Fracturing More Common Aaron Dykes Activist Post All over America, coal power plants which provide stable, cheap energy are being shut down under Obama-led regulations and the C02 control agenda. Although coal is di ...
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