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Video: Fighting For Cummins Hill – Stop the Tennessee Pipeline!

  Our allies working in Pennsylvania have been resisting the Tennessee Pipeline from going through Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York.  This video highlights their struggle as they occupied the road on Cummins Hill to stop workers from clear cutting the trees on the easement. But their fight is not over!  Visit NoTennesseePipeline.blogspot.com for more …

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BREAKING: Appalachia Resist!, Ohio Residents Shut Down a Frack Waste Storage Facility in Ohio with Monopod and Banner Drops

MORE PHOTOS Appalachia Resist!, an organization recently formed to address exploitative gas and oil extraction in Appalachia, along with Ohio residents and other environmental organizations have blockaded and disrupted operations at Greenhunter Water’s hydraulic fracturing or “fracking” waste storage site along the Ohio River in Washington County. Nate Ebert, a 33-year-old Athens County, OH resident …

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Update from Angelina County

Yesterday in Lufkin, TX, Nacogdoches resident Michael Bishop spoke before the Angelina & Neches River Authority on the dangers of water contamination from tar sands. Bishop, a former analytical chemist, detailed precisely how the carcinogenic substances contained within diluted bitumen would have catastrophic consequences for local water resources. This is a continuation of efforts to …

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