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NEW YORK: The Secret War of Anti-Fracking Activists

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Dedicated activists in upstate New York are fighting back against big energy companies with what else? Zoning ordinances and petitions. And it's working.

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Jules W (61)
Tuesday November 20, 2012, 12:34 am
Thanks, to all in NY State, for fighting back.

Christeen A (371)
Tuesday November 20, 2012, 3:12 am
Yea. Kudos to them. Thank you. Never stop fighting for what is right.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday November 20, 2012, 3:28 am
Thanks, noted.

Alexandra Rodda (180)
Tuesday November 20, 2012, 4:43 am
Good on them.

Lois Jordan (63)
Tuesday November 20, 2012, 5:11 pm
Noted & thanks, Cal. It always makes my day brighter to read of these grassroots efforts in small towns. This is remarkable, and will hopefully broaden around the country as fracking continues to expand. I recently read they're fracking in the LA area....with all the earthquakes that happen there, they are really pushing the limits of Mother Earth.

Mariana Rios (13)
Tuesday November 20, 2012, 9:25 pm

Mariana Rios (13)
Tuesday November 20, 2012, 9:25 pm

Aaron Bouchard (158)
Wednesday November 21, 2012, 8:04 am
Thanks for fighting the good fight

Jade N (22)
Wednesday November 21, 2012, 11:58 am

Frank Lornitzo (8)
Wednesday November 21, 2012, 1:16 pm
Thank you for the info about the invasive technology of horizontal drilling. It should be stated that it is not a viable
alternative to big Coal scooping mountains but rather all pervasive in threat to land and property.

Janet R (38)
Wednesday November 21, 2012, 4:47 pm
Keep fighting, New Yorkers, we are behind you 100%. Fracking is dangerous and the companies that want to do it don't care about any of us.

Past Member (0)
Saturday November 24, 2012, 5:36 am
Well done. I am in London so shall have to do my bit from here.

Tamara Mendelson (1)
Sunday November 25, 2012, 11:54 am
Oh yeah! They rock!
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