Fracking: Landowner sues New York, seeks compensation for ban Jon Campbell, @JonCampbellGAN Published 4:13 p.m. ET Dec. 21, 2017 | Updated 5:45 p.m. ET Dec. 21, 2017 Fracking has been the subject of much debate. But before your form an opinion on the subject, first consider the process. USA TODAY, 2012 ALBANY - An East Rochester lawyer waging a years-long battle over New York's hydraulic fracturing ban is taking a new approach, filing a lawsuit last week attempting to force … [Read more...] about Fracker Sues DEC Over Non Existence Gas Reserves
Trump will go down in the history books as the absolute all-time worst President that has ever disgraced the Oval Office with his presence. This explains why George W. Bush holds his head up so high these days... How the Right Lost Its Mind and Embraced Donald Trump By Charles Sykes On 9/21/17 at 8:00 AM This is a painful story for me to write. For a quarter of a century, I was a major part of the conservative movement. But like many on the right, in the wake of Donald … [Read more...] about Real Republicans Are Revolted By Trump (and His GOP Shills)
The only mass extinction caused by an asteroid impact occurred 65 million years ago which caused the Dinosaurs to go extinct...all the rest were caused by climate change. Ice Loss and the Polar Vortex: How a Warming Arctic Fuels Cold Snaps The loss of sea ice may be weakening the polar vortex, allowing cold blasts to dip south from the Arctic, across North America, Europe and Russia, a new study says. By Bob Berwyn, InsideClimate News Sep 28, 2017 A … [Read more...] about Climate Change = Climate Chaos
People are just not that stupid anymore, because the "nightmare" can happen to them at any time. Time for Republicans to take their heads out of their assholes and face the music! Poll: Most Americans want government to fight climate change By Timothy Cama - 10/02/17 11:21 AM EDT © Getty Images More than 6 in 10 Americans believe that climate change is a problem that the federal government needs to address, according to a new poll. The poll, conducted in … [Read more...] about GOP Still Denies Climate Change Is Real – The People Know Better
Tens of thousands of acres would effectively be lost to Mexico. Anything south of the wall would be of no use to anyone north of the wall. It would become, at best, a no-man’s land, and by default, ceded to Mexico - along with access to the river itself. Although the land and riverbank would technically still belong to the United States, it would be walled off fromTexas, and access to the Rio Grande River would be lost from the Texas side. It is difficult to build anything in a riparian … [Read more...] about Trump’s Border Wall Cedes the Rio Grande to Mexico !
or is it just plain stupidity - this says it all... ...rural, Christian, white Americans are entrenched in fundamentalist belief systems; don’t trust people outside their tribe; have been force-fed a diet of misinformation and lies for decades; are unwilling to understand their own situations; and truly believe whites are superior to all races. Fundamentalism, racism, fear and propaganda: An insider explains why rural, Christian white America will never change Forsetti's Justice, … [Read more...] about Is Religion A Manifestation of Mental Illness?
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?
...mean spirited & ill conceived with a measure of delusional thinking thrown in! The Republican health bill is stuck in a valley of incoherence Is 22 million more uninsured a moral blight? Evidence of freedom? Republicans disagree. Updated by Ezra Klein@ezraklein Jul 7, 2017, 9:40am EDT On Thursday, Sen. John Cornyn, the Texan who serves as Mitch McConnell’s second in command, offered a dazzling display of the GOP’s incoherence on the goals of health care policy. He was … [Read more...] about The GOP’s Anti-Social Health Care Bill
It is obvious why Industry wants to kill, or at least slow down, the nation's drive to replace fossil fuel based energy with renewables...we just can't let them do it! 'INFLECTION POINT': Renewables will be the 'cheapest form of new power generation' by 2020 Graham Rapier Wind turbines near Lingleville, Texas. Texas produces the most wind power of any state. AP Photo/ Donna McWilliam Renewable energy sources, like solar and wind, are quickly … [Read more...] about Renewable Energy vs. Fossil Fuels
Once again, the myth of "safe & responsible" fracking is exposed as a lie... It’s Nonsense to Say Fracking Can Be Made Safe, Whatever Guidelines We Come Up With July 7, 2017 by Richard Davies Third Energy’s km8 well site. (Photo: Drillordrop.com, website on UK fracking) With companies in the UK (Cuadrilla Resources, Third Energy) getting ready to frack for shale gas, the debate over whether this can be done safely has once again flared up. According to Professor … [Read more...] about Fracking Myth Exposed – Again!