NY Banned Fracking: Why PA Should Celebrate

Earlier this month, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo paved the way for sustainability and modern social justice with an unprecedented ban on hydraulic fracturing, also known as fracking. “I’ve never had anyone say to me, ‘I believe fracking is great,’ ” he said. “Not a single person in those communities. What I get is, ‘I … Continue reading NY Banned Fracking: Why PA Should Celebrate

Snow Can’t Stop Us

Philadelphia: Facing snow, wind, and cold, fifty protesters held a spirited rally at Sunoco Logistics headquarters in Philadelphia today. Protecting Our Waters, Clean Air Council, and 350 Philadelphia joined in pushing Sunoco Logistics to drop their plans for the Mariner East Pipeline, which would enable overseas export of natural gas liquids from the Delaware River. … Continue reading Snow Can’t Stop Us

Narrative by a local activist

...And so I trudged in the cold to the Friends Center early last Saturday morning. I was sated by a delicious breakfast and hot coffee, and soon made friends with people that ranged in age from high school students to senior citizens. Though we all came from diverse backgrounds and experiences, we had come together … Continue reading Narrative by a local activist