Marcellus Protest

Marcellus Protest 2011: Power To The People, Not The Corporations

6 years 14 weeks ago

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The rally is a two-part event. The first rally will be held on the steps of Old Main from noon until 1:00pm. This rally will celebrate (hopefully) the passing of a voter referendum on November 8th in State College that affirms that community’s environmental rights and bans any future natural gas drilling in State College, including parts of Penn State’s main campus.There's more…


Marcellus Protest Endorses Occupy Pittsburgh

occupy pittsburgh imageMarcellus Protest joins with the thousands of people and groups that stand in solidarity with There's more…

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AP's "Spin" article & a response

A recent article from the Associated Press, "Spin overtaking facts in Marcellus Shale debate" by Kevin Begos, contains several assertions about the anti-fracking movement which Marcellus Protest--whose image is featured in the article--would like to address.
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Survey: What should be Marcellus Protest's priorities?

As Marcellus Protest assembles to plan for the Fall, what do you think we should prioritize?There's more…

Shale Gas Outrage Kicks GA$$!

* March blurb from David

Nearly three dozen members and allies of Marcellus Protest traveled across the state.There's more…


Fighting for Justice in the Shalefields: What You Can Do! (Building Change Convergence, PA)

6 years 23 weeks ago

The natural gas industry is expanding operations in western Pennsylvania, exploiting communities and ecosystems across the region in the rush to develop the Marcellus shale.There's more…

Fracking: Ban or Regulate? (Building Change Convergence, PA)

6 years 19 weeks ago

This discussion-based workshop will explore the historical and philosophical roots for the tension in the environmental justice movement between those who seek an outright ban of fracking and those who seek better environmental protections. We will discuss how the philosophical differences can pose challenges for grassroots organizing around fracking in SWPA.There's more…

Activists protest Philly gas drilling conference

Shale Gas Outrage rallyPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Several hundred environmental activists and homeowners packed the sidewalks outside a natural gas industry conference Wednesday and called for a moratorium on drilling, which they said was contaminating water, harming animals and creating a public health hazard.There's more…

Sept. 7-8 Philadelphia Protest & Conference

On Sept. 7 there will be a shale gas protest in Philadelphia – to be followed on Sept. 8 by a grassroots conference.There's more…

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