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Governor Brown: What the frack?

It’s time to let Governor Brown know that Californians want to put a stop to fracking in our state — that’s what these celebrities are doing in this video, courtesy of Americans Against Fracking. Over 1,000 Californians have already stepped up to join the day of action on March 15th in Sacramento. Join us: act.350.org/signup/DFCA/ (More...)
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Binghamton students connect the dots between fracking and the need to divest

Written by Bethany Eagan and Joe Morales, student leaders with Divest Binghamton, a project of I.D.E.A.S. for Binghamton Divest Binghamton Kick-off Rally in April 2013 We at Divest Binghamton are part of a larger organization called “I.D.E.A.S. (Intellectual Decisions on Environmental Awareness Solutions) for Binghamton” which recently participated in a double-feature event on our SUNY... (More...)
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First Nation Fracking Protest Escalates in New Brunswick


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our allies in Canada have urged us to spread the word about an important fossil fuel resistance effort underway in the town of Rexton, in New Brunswick, happening now. New Brunswick is one of the largest geographic areas under consideration for expanded fracking. For more information about Shale Gas drilling in New Brunswick, click here.
A group First Nations protestors and their allies gathered in the region to confront expanded shale-gas drilling, beginning on Sept 30, according to the Canadian Broadcasting Company.
Please help spread the word about this as a way to support our allies. Here is a livestream to follow updates.

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Actions/Demonstrations Fracking North America

Global Frackdown

We are nearly a week into Reclaim Power — a global month of action on energy. The next big day to come up is this year's Global Frackdown, a day when communities around the world are uniting to demand a shift to clean, renewable energy and debunk the myth of shale gas as bridge fuel.

Click here to find events planned near you.

To help get the word out in the coming days, there is a whole set of social media resources to help make it easy to spread the word online here: http://www.globalfrackdown.org/social-media

And here's a clip of 350.org co-founder Bill McKibben joining in the call to action for this Saturday:

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Frack Free California

We’re mobilizing the California climate movement to tell Gov. Brown to stop fracking in California. Climate leaders don’t frack!

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Frack Free UK

Prime Minister David Cameron promised his would be the “greenest government ever”. Yet through supporting hydraulic fracturing – or fracking – he is recklessly pursuing new sources of fossil fuels. Join our call for a Frack Free UK.

 

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