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If there is an up-and-coming investigative journalist to follow, it’s Steve Horn of DeSmog Blog. If you follow any of Frack The Media’s social media, you’ve been exposed to Steve. What draws us to Steve (and others like him) is his attention to detail surrounding the energy issue....
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Athens County Fracking Action Network (ACFAN) Files Countermotion and Calls Shame on Kasich Collusion with Oil and Gas Industry CONTACTS: Richard Sahli, (614) 428-6068 Athens, Feb. 19, 2014 ––Attorney Richard Sahli submitted a brief Tuesday on behalf of Athens County Fracking Action Network (ACFAN) to...
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Concerned Health Professionals of New York have released a statement describing the preliminary findings from their research on the public health impacts of natural gas drilling in Southwest Pennsylvania. Their press release on early findings from the Southwest Pennsylvania Environmental Health Project...
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Previously, we’ve described how grassroots groups can facilitate their organizing by building a social media strategy. Once you’ve developed and implemented a social media strategy, the next step is evaluating how well it is working. The purpose of this post is to introduce you to tools on...

ACFAN Files Countermotion on Injection Well

Athens County Fracking Action Network (ACFAN) Files Countermotion and Calls Shame on Kasich Collusion with Oil and Gas Industry CONTACTS: Richard Sahli, (614) 428-6068 Athens, Feb. 19, 2014 ––Attorney Richard Sahli submitted a brief Tuesday on behalf of Athens County Fracking Action Network (ACFAN) to the Ohio Oil & Gas Commission opposing the state’s motion to...

Kasich Administration Caught Up in Fracking Consipiracy Cover-Up

The following is a press release from the Sierra Club and ProgressOhio on the Kasich administration fracking cover-up. Columbus, OH – In an attempt to bury a story about a planned administration spanning conspiracy to promote fracking in public parks, a secret communications plan was leaked by Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s administration to reporters late Friday afternoon. The...

Sustainable Survival Story

by Bill B. — Urban Homesteader What does living a sustainable lifestyle mean? For me it involves many components from growing food, supporting local business, getting off the utility grid, not punching a clock and eliminating waste disposal and generation. These are things that I, as an individual, can do to alleviate the over-consumption of our planet. It’s also a...

Satan Issues a Press Release Thanking Industries for Their Continued Destruction of Everything

In a press release issued today from The Dark One (more commonly known as Satan), he congratulates several industries on their continued success throughout the years buying governments, poisoning earth and its inhabitants, and encouraging wars around the globe. For Immediate Release January 12, 2014 (Hell)- As I, Satan, watch the earth fall apart, I want to take the time to...

Happy New Year

We have been gearing up for the New Year around here. Our next three part series will cover Fracking Waste and that will be kicking off this February. Until then Follow Us on Twitter and Facebook for up to date fracking news and what not.

Mansfield Council Votes In Support of Fracking Waste Ban In Ohio

Bill Baker, Frack Free Ohio City officials and citizens of Mansfield Ohio continue to move forward in protecting communities against the inundation of hydraulic fracturing waste disposal. In a unanimous vote, Mansfield City Council passed resolution 13-343 which strongly supports the passage of Ohio House Bill 148. HB 148 proposes prohibiting the disposal of brine...

The Geopolitics of Energy: An Interview with Steve Horn

If there is an up-and-coming investigative journalist to follow, it’s Steve Horn of DeSmog Blog. If you follow any of Frack The Media’s social media, you’ve been exposed to Steve. What draws us to Steve (and others like him) is his attention to detail surrounding the energy issue. It’s a multifaceted, highly complex and propagated geopolitical issue...

URGENT: CALL OR E-MAIL ODNR by Thursday morning: halt permitting of K&H2

Urgent call to action via Athens County Fracking Action Network below. ACFAN considers the Athens County 3.5M earthquake (11-20-13, epicenter near Doanville, 2 mi. SE of Nelsonville) an alarming occurrence given imminent approval by ODNR of an Athens County injection well that will dump 168,000 gallons a day (63,000,000 gallons/year) of toxic radioactive frack waste below...