Susan G. Komen Foundation Pinkwashes Fracking Sandra Steingraber | October 8, 2014 8:37 am What do you get when you cross a breast cancer charity with a frack job? The answer is the image below, which, as I am writing, is going epidemically viral. The Susan G. Komen Foundation is pretending to cure cancer by promoting carcinogenic frack flowback. And no, this is not a hoax. It's just a sick fracking joke, courtesy of your friends at Susan G. Komen. Tell Susan G. Komen … [Read more...] about Fracking The Cure. Susan G. Komen Pinkwashes Fracking !
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At high noon in Pittsburgh on October 26th. Watch Nancy Brinker shill for fracking - which has been proven to cause cancer. The Immaculate Deception? Of Pink Drill Bits and Cancer-Causing Frack Flowback Oct 11 – The Susan G. Komen Foundation has, once more, riled some of its base — breast-cancer activists, survivors and their families — this time by accepting $100,000 from an oil and fracking company that, in turn, produced 1,000 pink drill bits. Martin Craighead, chairman of … [Read more...] about Pink Washing Frackers – The Cure To Get Fracked At Steelers Game
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month; it is also fundraising month for the Susan G. Komen Foundation. In what may be one of the most blinded by the shiney campaigns, the Komen Foundation has teamed up with Baker Hughes, one of the world's largest fossil fuel services companies. Baker Hughes Expands Commitment to Susan G. Komen Company supports mission to end breast cancer forever HOUSTON, Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) announced today that for the … [Read more...] about PINK WASHING BREAST CANCER
This Sunday at the Steelers Game Stand up against the Pinkwashing of Fracking at a rally outside the Steelers game this Sunday! "I’m from Pittsburgh so I grew up loving Western Pennsylvania’s rivers and woods and of course the Pittsburgh Steelers. Finding out the Steelers were participating in the pinkwashing of fracking, a process that threatens the health of Western Pennsylvania’s citizens and environment, felt like a kick in the gut. Or worse, being tackled by a Steelers … [Read more...] about Fracking Nancy Brinker
Howie Hawkins Tours PA Fracking Sites http://albany.twcnews.com/content/news/775924/howie-hawkins-tours-pa-fracking-sites/ First steps taken toward Cayuga County ban on use of fracking byproducts http://auburnpub.com/news/local/first-steps-taken-toward-cayuga-county-ban-on-use-of/article_3e5e0793-14a4-5278-9c20-1d4ca2783352.html Small Study May Have Big Answers on Health Risks of Fracking's Open Waste … [Read more...] about The Daily Frack – Oct. 10
Got some carcinogenic industry you want to PinkWash ? Pay Susan G. Komen to do it for you. No medical exam required if the check is big enough. Even Susan G. Komen’s own website shares the chemicals from fracking that are linked to breast cancer, but it didn’t stop them from partnering with oil and gas giant Baker Hughes, which donated $100,000 to Komen in October for the “Doing Our Bit for the Cure” campaign where 1,000 fracking drill bits were painted pink. The viral post on EcoWatch, … [Read more...] about Pink Fracking: The Cure’s Pink Washing Marketing Scam
One example of the complicity of some women in the promotion of the extraction industry is the exchange between Nicole Jacobs, Rachael Colley, and myself concerning my piece, "The Good Ole' Boy Extraction Club, (YouTube: The Good Ole’ Boy Extraction Club: The Pseudo-Patriotic and Pervasively Patriarchal Culture of Hydraulic Fracturing (Why Breast Cancer is the Canary in the Fracking Coal Mine). The exchange is interesting because it highlights the extent to which women who might in some ways … [Read more...] about Green-Washing and Gender-Sanitizing Fracking: Rachael Colley and Nicole Jacobs of Energy in Depth
Our view: State meddles in fracking report http://auburnpub.com/news/opinion/editorial/our-view-state-meddles-in-fracking-report/article_870a0af1-83d0-56b6-80c4-e73c410b7db9.html Will Andrew Cuomo oppose fracking after getting a scare from Zephyr Teachout? http://grist.org/climate-energy/will-andrew-cuomo-oppose-fracking-after-getting-a-scare-from-zephyr-teachout/ Dutchess County considers banning fracking brine on local … [Read more...] about The Daily Fractavist – Oct. 9
Kevin Begos, from the Associated Press reported on April 28, 2013 that the EPA Methane Report Further Divides Fracking Camps. Begos didn’t give a link to the report. It really wasn’t all that difficult to find on the EPA website. Read or download the entire Inventory of U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Sinks: 1990-2011 (PDF, 503 pp., 14.10 MB). I suggest you also go the EPA Climate Change Indicators in the United States page. The EPA report was issued in April of 2013; the … [Read more...] about Natural Gas Methane – OMITTED RESULTS
Mainstream Democrats (i.e., corporate Dems. & neo-cons) are destroying their chances of taking back the House and Senate in the 2018 and 2020 elections, and just may get Trump elected for a second term! The Democratic Party’s Deadly Dead-End July 3, 2017 Exclusive: By playing for centrist and neoconservative votes, national Democrats have left the party floundering with no coherent political message and creating a daunting challenge for democracy, says Nicolas J S Davies. By … [Read more...] about Is The DNC A Suicide Squad?