800 Anti-Pipeline Virginians Surround Capitol At Rally & Concert

By Stacy Miller, chesapeakeclimate.org -

By Stacy Miller for CCAN - Several speakers rallied the crowd, including Del. Sam Rasoul of Roanoke, one of several candidates who refused money from Dominion Energy — lead developer of the [...]

Police Clear Anti-Fracking Protest Camp From Train Tracks

By Abby Spegman, theolympian.com -

By Abby Spegman for The Olympian - Anti-fracking protesters faced off with dozens of police in tactical gear during a predawn raid Wednesday at an encampment blocking railroad tracks in downtown [...]

Olympia Blockade Releases Their List Of Demands

By Anonymous, www.insurrectionnewsworldwide.com -

From Insurrection News. Since November 18, a blockade of the railway freight line has been ongoing in downtown Olympia, Washington State, USA, about an hour’s drive from Seattle. The blockade is [...]

Anti-Fracking Protest Shuts Down Traffic At Energy Companies’ Offices

By Julia Conley, commondreams.org -

By Julia Conley for Common Dreams - The protesters set up two tripod structures in the middle fn a main intersection leading to Southpointe, a 589-acre property in suburban Washington County, [...]

Keystone Leak Will Not Be Considered In Approval Of Pipeline

By Grant Schulte and James Nord, www.AP.org -

By Grant Schulte and James Nord for The Associated Press. Nebraska lawmakers gave the five-member commission the power to regulate major oil pipelines in 2011 in response to a public outcry over [...]

Industrial Strength: How U.S. Gov Hid Fracking’s Risks To Drinking Water

By Neela Banerjee, insideclimatenews.org -

By Neela Banerjee for Inside Climate News - Most mornings, when his 7-year-old son Ryan gets up for school at 6:55, Bryan Latkanich is still awake from the night before, looking online for [...]

Fracked Off. Fossil Fuel Fight Continues

By Staff, nativedailynetwork.com -

By Staff of Native Daily Network - Environmental Racism, in general terms, is the disproportionate impact of environmental hazards on people of color. Colonial Racism is that and more. For [...]

Ohio Overturns Ban On Cities Keeping Them From Voting Against Fracking

By Ruth Milka, nationofchange.org -

By Ruth Milka for Nation of Change - In a great victory for environmentalists and the people of Ohio, the Ohio Supreme Court struck down a provision that restricted citizen’s efforts to vote [...]

Maryland Governor Reveals “I Haven’t Been Listening”

By Staff, www.wearecovepoint.org -

By Staff of We Are Cove Point - For 18 weeks in a row now, We Are Cove Point has been holding rallies at the governor’s mansion in Annapolis to demand Maryland Governor Larry Hogan order a safety [...]

Fracking Protesters Vow To ‘Put Their Lives On Line’

By Josh Halliday, www.theguardian.com -

By Josh Halliday for The Guardian - Protesters in a tiny North Yorkshire village have vowed to put their lives on the line to prevent the first fracking operation in six years from taking place [...]

How Low Will Fracking Go & If You Don’t Like Antifa, Watch This

By Eleanor Goldfield, www.occupy.com -

By Eleanor Goldfield for Occupy - This week on Act Out! we head to Camp White Pine to get you an update on the latest in the fight against the Mariner East 2 Pipeline and Energy Transfer [...]

NY’s Fracking Ban Was Supposed To Set A Precedent…

By Ellen Cantarow and Dennis Higgins, www.truth-out.org -

By Ellen Cantarow and Dennis Higgins for Truthout - New York banned high-volume hydraulic fracturing (fracking) two years ago, in a victory for persistent anti-fracking activists and a potential [...]

Feds Back In Pa. ‘Gasland’ Town To Test Water, Air

By Michael Rubinkam, www.cumberlink.com -

By Michael Rubinkam for The Sentinel - The federal government has returned to a Pennsylvania village that became a flashpoint in the national debate over fracking to investigate ongoing [...]

Weekly Rally For A Safety Study For Cove Point

By Staff, www.wearecovepoint.org -

By We Are Cove Point. June 24, 2017 was a turning point for We Are Cove Point. After years of meeting with legislators and state officials to ask for a safety study (known as a Quantitative Risk [...]

James Cromwell Speaks Before Jail Time For Anti-Fracking Protest

By James Cromwell and Pramilla Malick, www.democracynow.org -

By James Cromwell and Pramilla Malick for Democracy Now! - AMY GOODMAN: Oscar-nominated actor James Cromwell is reporting to jail at 4:00 p.m. Eastern time today in upstate New York, after he was [...]