Caroline hosts Josh Fox, one of our best informed, increasingly influential defenders of life, banning fracking, protecting our beautiful commonwealth, one of Bernie’s allies appointed to the democratic platform committee Josh Fox, creator and director of Gasland & Gasland 2, presents testimony to the Democratic Platform Drafting Committee that the US should ban fracking immediately. … Continued
We all know about the presidential primary, but is there anything else we should know about the ballot we vote on next Tuesday? Your phone calls welcome! PLUS; over the holiday weekend, the feds quietly lifted the moratorium on fracking off the California coast. Holy Oil Spill! With host Kris Welch
Today on Flashpoints, fighting the good fight against fracking in New York State; also. and extensive update on growing hostilities between the US & N. Korea in the context of the Pacific Pivot; and some tough words for Hillary and Bernie from New York correspondent and resident comedian, Randy Credico.
Host Antonia Juhasz is joined by Ariel Ross with Stop Fracking Payne County from Stillwater, Oklahoma, home to one of the larger recent bursts of fossil fuel production spawned by fracking, and the state with the highest number of earthquakes in the lower 48–a result of the fracking process. And Rossmery Zayas of Youth for Environmental … Continued
This just in: President Obama has rejected the Keystone XL pipeline proposal. Activists say this is the start, not the end, of the battle. PLUS: the Obama administration released the text of the Trans Pacific Partnership agreement this week—over 6000 pages, most of it bad news for consumers. AND: anti-fracking activists in California, with prayers. … Continued