In a move that could have repercussions on the fracking industry nationwide, Manchester in northwest England has announced that it is effectively banning the practice.
This week on Act Out!, some oil soaked headlines and lowlifes you need to be made aware of, PLUS your last chance to stand up for free speech in the digital age, as telecoms attempt on Dec. 14 to turn the internet into a series of toll roads and slow lanes.
All life on Earth is threatened by catastrophic climate change – and in this episode of The Empire Files, Abby Martin uncovers Big Oil’s strong-arm reach – its growth, its crimes, its power and its impunity.
Ohio is home to 190,000 of the 680,000 fracking fluid disposal wells nationwide. Last year, more than 14 million barrels of the toxic waste was injected into the ground in Ohio.
Ever since I chained myself to the White House fence with 47 other protestors urging President Obama to kill the Keystone pipeline, people have asked me why I felt so strongly about the issue.