Stories by Sabrina Artel

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Posted on: Apr 24, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Billy Talen, known as Reverend Billy, talks about his new book and says, "We need to be honest with ourselves about the danger we are all in with the natural world."

Posted on: Feb 12, 2013, Source: AlterNet

More time is needed to complete a health review as pressure from activists and concerned residents mounts.

Posted on: Oct 1, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Amid controversy, New York will embark on a health impacts study, but residents living in the gaslands are already speaking out about their experiences.

Posted on: Sep 24, 2012, Source: AlterNet

South African farmers came to the U.S. to see what fracking might do to their land -- and what they learned terrified them.

Posted on: Jul 30, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The rally demanded that Congress take immediate action to protect our health and our water from the harmful effects of hydro-fracturing for gas and oil.

Posted on: Jun 11, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Unregulated fracking is happening in Los Angeles communities and residents are taking action and raising their voices in protest.

Posted on: Jan 10, 2012, Source: AlterNet

It's down to the final wire for public comments on the proposed regulations to allow for industrial gas drilling and fracking in New York.

Posted on: Nov 28, 2011, Source: AlterNet

The "Gasland" filmmaker talks about the threats not just from fracking, but from oil, coal and any number of extreme energy extraction methods.

Posted on: Sep 16, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Actor and activist Mark Ruffalo discusses his new organization Farmhearts, fracking, protecting our water and the future of our country.

Posted on: Aug 10, 2011, Source: AlterNet

"We spent three years trying to prove that fracking could be done safely, and what we learned is that it can't be done safely. It is incredibly dangerous; it is incredibly toxic."

Posted on: Jul 14, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Ben Price of the Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund explains how communities can fight corporate power with a new legal weapon.

Posted on: Jun 24, 2011, Source: AlterNet

If you think that nothing can be done on the local level to combat big polluters like gas fracking companies, think again.

Posted on: May 30, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Farmer Greg Swartz talks about trying to maintain an organic farm in the face of increasing gas drilling in rural Pennsylvania.

Posted on: May 20, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Filmmaker David Morris and organizers from Catskill Citizens for Safe Energy discuss why they're helping to lead the charge against fracking.

Posted on: May 5, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Julie and Craig Sautner of Dimock, Pennsylvania who live on Carter Road and are among one of 14 families there that have lost their water.

Posted on: Apr 29, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Major Calvin Tillman left his beloved community of Dish, Texas (that has 60 gas wells) to protect his family from the dangers of natural gas drilling.

Posted on: Apr 20, 2011, Source: AlterNet

"We can't afford to get this wrong even once." Delaware River Basin residents talk about their fracking concerns.

Posted on: Apr 11, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Here's the threats that New York's water faces from fracking and what residents are doing to try and protect it.